Bucksport man injured in motorcycle crash

ELLSWORTH — A Bucksport man and Hudson woman were seriously injured in a single-motorcycle crash on Route 9 in Crawford May 14, the Maine State Police reported.

Trooper Jarid Leonard said Brian Colby, 64, and Brandi Russell, 41, were traveling south when the motorcycle approached a curve and Colby lost control of the motorcycle.

“Brian suffered serious, but non-life-threatening injuries,” Leonard said. “Brandi suffered serious injuries.” Both were taken to a local hospital.

The investigation is ongoing.

Downeast EMS, Life Flight, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and local fire departments assisted.

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