The 2003 Yamaha V-Star motorcycle was traveling eastbound on SR 84 (Beck Boulevard) approaching Le Buff Road. as a Nissan Sentra driven by Armando Mercuri, 72 of Maldon, MA. was exiting the south exit of the West Alley Toll Plaza parking lot to SR 84. This exit is directly to the north of Le Buff Road on SR 84.
The motorcyclist attempted a right turn onto westbound SR 84, but crossed over the center line into the path of the car. Subsequently, the front portion of the motorcycle collided with the car.
Mercuri was charged with making an improper left turn and was taken to the hospital with minor injuries said Trooper Danny Diaz and homicide investigator Corporal Michael Michaud.