NewsRadio 920 WHJJ and The Associated Press

CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — Police are investigating the death of a man who lost control of his motorcycle and crashed into a utility pole in Cranston.

Police on Saturday identified the victim 22-year-old Ryan Rocha of Cranston. They say the crash occurred Friday night on Wellington Avenue.

Rocha was taken to Rhode Island Hospital, where he later was pronounced dead.

Authorities are trying to figure out facts and circumstances surrounding the crash.

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