Freeport Motorcyclist Killed in Crash

A 58-year-old man was killed when his motorcycle was involved in a crash with another vehicle that was making a turn in his hometown of Freeport over the weekend.

Nassau County police said John Broems was riding a Harley Davidson westbound on Merrick Road when he when he struck a Honda that was turning north on Park Avenue at 9:21 a.m. Saturday.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver, a 53-year-old woman with two 8-year-old boys in the back seat, was not injured.

Homicide Squad detectives impounded the vehicles for tests, are continuing the investigation and found no apparent criminality.

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