A motorcyclist is dead after a crash with a school bus Thursday afternoon in Westford, Massachusetts, according to authorities.
The crash took place around 3:45 p.m. on Main Street near Blanchard Middle School. The motorcyclist, a 20-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Middlesex County District Attorney's Office.
The bus was transporting middle school students, authorities said. No one on board was injured.
No charges have been filed, the DA's office said.
The school bus driver has been placed on leave while the cause of the crash is being investigated, according to Acton-Boxborough Regional School District Superintendent Peter Light.
NBC10 Boston's SkyRanger was over the scene. Debris was visible in the road.
A fire engine, an ambulance and multiple police cruisers were also at the scene.