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BROCKTON – Massachusetts State Police Detectives and Hingham Police are investigating after a crash involving a motorcycle and motor vehicle left an operator dead, Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz and Hingham Police Chief David Jones have jointly announced.
At approximately 12:43 p.m. yesterday, Hingham Police received several 911 calls reporting a crash involving a motorcycle and a box truck at the intersection of Main Street and Middle Street. Hingham Police and Hingham emergency medical personnel responded and located the motorcycle operator who was suffering from serious injuries. He was transported to South Shore Hospital where he was pronounced dead. He has been identified as Casey Morissette, 42, of Rumford, Maine.
Hingham Police Detectives contacted Massachusetts State Police Detectives assigned to the Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office to initiate an investigation. The male driver of the box truck was uninjured in the crash. He is not being identified, and the investigation is ongoing.