Motorcyclist dies after North Yarmouth crash

A New Gloucester man died Wednesday after he was critically injured in a North Yarmouth crash.

Dustin Pepin, 33, was driving a 2023 Kawasaki motorbike north on Grey Street, close to the Mill Street intersection, about 3:31 p.m. when he tried to go a 2004 Ford Econoline van pushed by 74-year-old John Rose of Portland, in keeping with Capt. Kerry Joyce of the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Workplace.

Pepin clipped the entrance driver’s facet of the Econoline, inflicting his motorbike to go onto its facet and skid into the other lane, Joyce mentioned Wednesday night.