WINDHAM, Maine — A Gorham man died in a motorcycle crash overnight in Windham.
Windham police say officers spotted a motorcycle speeding on Route 302 just before midnight. The officers followed the motorcycle, intending to initiate a traffic stop, but the motorcycle crashed at the intersection of Windham Center and Ward roads.
Police say Kevin Coppersmith, 24, died at the scene.
An accident reconstruction team is investigating. Police say speed is a factor in the crash, and they are looking into whether alcohol was involved.
This is the 28th fatal motorcycle crash in Maine this year.