Driver charged following motorcycle crash in Johnston

Pippen Orchard X Plainfield Pike

JOHNSTON, R.I. (WLNE) – Police arrived on scene for a motorcycle crash on Plainfield Pike near Salisbury Farm, in Johnston late Saturday night.

The driver of the motorcycle was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, and sustained minor injuries. Johnston Police say that the driver is in satisfactory condition.

According to police, the driver did not display any effects of impaired driving.  Johnston Police Chief Joseph Razza said that speed may have been a contributing factor in the crash, and the driver will be charged with several violations of RI Motor Vehicle Code.

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