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    Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash in Springfield
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    One man has died after allegedly crashing his motorcycle in Springfield.

    State police responded to a motorcycle crash on the ramp from Route 90 Eastbound to Exit 4 in West Springfield, Massachusetts at about 5:40 p.m. on Saturday.

    According to police, the crash resulted in the death of the driver.

    Preliminary investigation indicates that Jay Rines, 53, of Leverett man was traveling on the Exit 4 ramp from Route 90 Eastbound on a 2014 Yamaha XVS950 motorcycle when, for reasons still under investigation, the driver lost control of the motorcycle and crashed off the left side of the roadway, striking a sign pole, police said.

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    A 4-year-old girl was left alone inside a minivan overnight in a Milwaukee tow lot, authorities said. An impaired driver was pulled over and arrested for operating while intoxicated. Officers removed a 10-month-old child from the vehicle but left the 4-year-old girl, who spent the night in the tow lot where temperatures dropped to 19 degrees.

    (Published Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018)

    The crash remains under investigation.

    State Police were assisted on scene by West Springfield Fire and EMS, Chicopee Fire and MassDOT.

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