Granby Police and Ambulance Personnel Respond to Fatal Motorcycle Accident on New Ludlow Rd.

Posted on Apr 10 2011
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On April 11, 2011 at approximately 6:25 AM the Granby Police Department received multiple calls for a single vehicle crash on New Ludlow Road near the intersection of South Street. Police and Ambulance personnel from Granby responded to the incident.

Responding personnel arrived and found the crash involved a single motorcycle. The initial accident investigation showed that a 2007 Honda CBR 600 motorcycle operated by 28 year old Abimael Mestre of Holyoke Street in Ludlow was headed east on New Ludlow Road when it went off the right side of the road and collided with a utility pole. It was determined by medical personnel on scene that Mestre had succumbed to injuries he received in the crash.

Massachusetts State Police from the Crime Scene Services Section, the Crash Analysis and Reconstruction Section and State Police Detectives assigned to Northwestern District Attorney David Sullivan’s Office were called to the scene to assist with the investigation.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation

Last changed: Apr 11 2011 at 3:26 PM