ME Man Brendan Louis Provencal ID’d As Victim In Sunday NH Fatal Motorcycle Crash

GRAFTON COUNTY, NH. (THECOUNT) — Brendan Louis Provencal, of Lisbon Falls, Maine, has been identified as the victim in a Sunday fatal single-motorcycle crash in Grafton County, New Hampshire.

Provencal, 29, was killed Sunday in a single-motorcycle crash near Ossipee.

According to reports, Provencal was operating a Ninja Motorcycle on AR-16 near Wentworth, when for unknown reasons, he lost control of the bike, crossed centerlines and exited the roadway on Sunday.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Grafton County is a county in the U.S. state of New Hampshire. As of the 2010 census, the population was 89,118. Its county seat is North Haverhill, a village within the town of Haverhill. Until 1972, the county courthouse and other offices were in downtown Woodsville, a larger village within the town of Haverhill – Wikipedia.

ME Explosion Monday Morning Injures Multiple At Leap Inc Facility In Farmington

FARMINGTON, ME. (THECOUNT) — Multiple people are said to have been injured following an explosion at a facility for that serves people with disabilities Monday morning in Farmington, according to reports.

Farmington Police and the Farmington Fire Dept. responded to reports of a major explosion occurring before 8:30 a.m. on Monday at Leap Inc. facility, located at 313 Farmington Falls Rd, in Farmington, ME.

Multiple crews are responding to the explosion including a helicopter.

Officials are asking drivers to avoid the area of Farmington Falls Road.

No word yet on how many people have been injured or the extent of their injuries, reports NewsCenterMaine.

Viewers from as far as Summer and Mt. Vernon, Maine tell NEWS CENTER Maine they heard the explosion.

According to their website, Leap Inc. supports people with developmental, cognitive and intellectual disabilities to be actively involved in their home communities. Leap provides a variety of supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our programs are successful through building strong relationships of trust, valuing the individuality of each situation and person we serve, and supporting the families in our communities.

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Geo quick facts: Farmington is a town in and the county seat of Franklin County, Maine, United States. As of the 2010 census, the town population was 7,760. Farmington is home to the University of Maine at Farmington, the Nordica Memorial Auditorium, the Homestead, and the annual Farmington Fair. Maine, the northeasternmost U.S. state, is known for its rocky coastline, maritime history and nature areas like the granite and spruce islands of Acadia National Park. Moose are plentiful in Baxter State Park, home to Mt. Katahdin, endpoint of the Appalachian Trail. Lighthouses such as the candy-striped beacon at West Quoddy Head, dot the coast, as do lobster shacks and sandy beaches like Ogunquit and Old Orchard – Wikipedia.

MA Man Evan Maillet ID’d As Victim In Tuesday Night Farmington Motorcycle-VS-SUV Crash

FARMINGHAM, MA. (THECOUNT) — Evan Maillet, of Holliston, Massachusetts, has been identified as the victim in a fatal motorcycle versus SUV crash in Framingham on Tuesday night, according to officials.

Maillet, 21, was operating a motorcycle at a high rate of speed when he crashed around 4 p.m., officials said.

Boston 25 News reports a witness saw Maillet’s motorcycle heading west on Beaver Street at a high rate of speed before colliding with an SUV that was performing a left hand turn.

“The injured rider was on the lawn of a house approximately 20 to 30 feet from bike,” Hayes said. “His helmet was another 20 feet past that,” source.

Maillet was pronounced dead at an area hospital at about 6:30 p.m., according to BostonGlobe.

The driver of the Ford Ranger SUV remained at the scene and fully cooperated with officials.

The investigation is ongoing, officials said.

No one was cited at the scene and no charges have been filed as of Wednesday afternoon.

No further information was immediately provided by officials.

According to social media, Maillet was originally from Ashland, Massachusetts.

Geo quick facts: Framingham is a city in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Incorporated in 1700, it is within Middlesex County and the MetroWest subregion of the Greater Boston metropolitan area – Wikipedia.

Former Utah Resident Dmitri Bullard ID’d As 24-Year-Old ORE Victim In Gresham Police-Involved Shooting

Dmitri Bullard has been identified as the man shot and killed during a Gresham police-involved shooting Friday morning.

Officials say Bullard, 24, was threatening officers with a hatchet when he was fatally shot. Police said Bullard had recently relocated to the area from Farmington, Utah.

Just before 12 a.m. Friday, officers responded to the report of a man prowling vehicles in southeast Gresham. Officers located the suspect vehicle near Southwest Butler Road and Southeast Regner Road. When they attempted to stop the vehicle, Bullard fled westbound on SW Butler. Officers did not pursue, according to police. Continue reading

SLC Teen Shot By Cops Identified

The teenager shot several times by Salt Lake City police on Saturday night, while holding a broom stick, has been identified by family as Abdi Mohamed. He is 17.

Mohamed is in serious condition at a local SLC hospital. According to family, he is in a coma. He moved to Utah with his family from Kenya 10 years ago.

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Police say two officers were involved in the shooting, but they wouldn’t go into any further details. Continue reading