A 30-year-old man from Deer Isle died in a motorcycle crash on Burnt Cove Rd Sunday afternoon.

Tried to Avoid Truck in the Road Inspecting Power Lines

Lionel Nault crashed on his motorcycle around 1 pm. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office said an International Harvester truck used to cut trees in the road had stopped to inspect power lines.

Police: Motorcyclist was Wearing Helmet

Nault tried to avoid the truck and lost control of the motorcycle. He died at the scene, Officials said he was wearing a helmet, according to WABI News.

Crash Remains Under Investigation

The crash is under investigation and remains open. Updates to this news article will be posted when more information is made available and released.

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