ORIENT — A 71-year-old Baileyville man was killed Thursday in a motorcycle accident in Orient, according to state police.
Maine State Police released a statement Friday about the accident that claimed the life of Thomas Harvey.
According to State Police Sgt. Chadwick Fuller, the accident happened on Route 1 in Orient on Thursday.
Fuller said Harvey was traveling south when his motorcycle left the road and crashed into several trees.
The sergeant said Harvey was wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene.
He said the cause of the accident remains under investigation.