Woman Killed in Motorcycle Crash

Her husband is in critical condition.

A passeneger in that motorcycle accident on I-93 Saturday has died.

Marie Bushnell, 52, was pronounced dead at Lawrence General Hospital after her husband's motorcycle collided with two vehicles on I-93 southbound at the I-495 overpass, police said.

Her husband, John Bushnell, 54, is in critical condition at Massachusetts General Hospital.

State Police, EMTs and Andover firefighters rushed to the scene at about 2 p.m. The drivers of the other two vehicles -- a 32-year-old Salem, N.H., man and a 65-year-old Waltham woman -- were not seriously injured, Carrie Kimball-Monahan of Essex County District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett's office said.

The accident is still under investigation. Check with Patch for further updates.

vivian kane August 13, 2012 at 07:26 PM
I heard they are looking for a green car that crossed over thru the right 3-4 lanes to take an exit and hit the motorcyle?????? Mr Bushnell, at least he waould not be responsible thank God. My prayers are with you Mr. Bushnell.
Jeffrey J Howland August 13, 2012 at 07:47 PM
Vivian.....it happens all the time....people drive with the cell phones stuck to their ear or are texting away like nobody's business....I see it all the time...I ride....


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