Taunton Police identify parties in motorcycle crash
TAUNTON, MASS (WLNE) - Taunton Police identify the motorcyclist involved in Friday evening's crash that sent one person airlifted to Boston Hospital.
Police say that Robert Souza, age 49, was driving a 1997 Harley Davidson XL 1200 when he struck a 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan driven by Michael DeOliveira, age 37, in the area of Alfred Lord Boulevard and Worcester Street.
Upon collision, Souza was air flighted to Boston Hospital where he was taken into surgery.
Police say he suffered significant injuries but is expected to survive despite lower-leg trauma.
DeOliveira was uninjured in the crash.
Currently, it is unclear if charges will be pressed.
At this time the crash is under further investigation by Taunton Police Detectives and the Taunton Police Crash Reconstruction Team.