1 killed in motorcycle crash on I-81 - abc27 WHTM

1 killed in motorcycle crash on I-81

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A Maine man died after crashing a motorcycle this afternoon on Interstate 81 in Cumberland County.

James Hunt, 66, of Jonesport, Maine, crossed the median and struck an embankment near mile marker 42.8 in South Middleton Township before the cycle went airborne and came down on a guardrail in the southbound lanes, Coroner Charley Hall said.

The crash occurred just before 1 p.m.

Hunt was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple traumatic injuries.

State police are investigating.

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