A motorcyclist was killed when he attempted to pass a vehicle on the right which turned into the biker’s path.
The incident happened just before 11 p.m. Friday along Green Street in the city of Worcester.
Witnesses tell the Worcester Telegram and Gazette the motorcyclist was speeding down Green Street near Kelley Square when it approached a vehicle from behind. The motorcycle attempted to pass the car as it moved to the right. The motorcycle crashed into the side of the car, knocking the rider to the ground.
The victim’s body remained at scene of the Green Street accident for a significant amount of time before being removed by authorities.
A Worcester Police Department accident reconstruction team spent several hours taking photos and measurements at the crash site.