Thursday, 09 August 2018 09:58

Roxbury motorcycle rider killed in Hanover collision

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HANOVER - A man from Roxbury was killed Wednesday afternoon while riding a motorcycle in western Maine.

Officials say Daniel Gautreau, 59, was traveling on Route 2 in the town of Hanover when he apparently did not see a vehicle that had stopped to make a left turn in front of him.


Gautreau swerved into the opposite travel lane to avoid hitting the car and ended up in the path of car driven by a woman from Pennsylvania.


The car and the motorcycle collided head on and Gautreau was killed.


No one else was injured in the crash.