Norridgewock Man Dies in a Motorcycle-Tractor Trailer Accident

Updated 3 years ago

The Somerset County Sheriff’s Department responded to the report of a tractor trailer-motorcycle accident on Route Two in Norridgewock Wednesday afternoon.Police say 43-year-old David Beach of Norridgewock was traveling west on Route 2 on his motorcycle and struck the side of an international trailer unit.Police say Beach was trying to pass the truck on the left, which was getting ready to turn into a parking lot.Beach was ejected from the bike. Police say was not wearing a helmet.Beach was transported by Life Flight helicopter to Eastern Maine Medical Center where police say he died.Fifty-year-old Maurice Ramsdell of Dexter was driving the tractor trailer, he was not injured.The accident is still under investigation.


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