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Off-Duty RI Officer Killed In Motorcycle Crash

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JAMESTOWN, R.I. (AP) — A Providence police officer has been killed in a motorcycle crash while off duty in Jamestown.

Police say 43-year-old John Reposa Jr. was riding a motorcycle through the intersection of North Road and Westwind Drive when it collided with a car at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

Reposa was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the car, 44-year-old Marijke Landon of North Carolina, was not injured.

No charges have been filed, but the accident remains under investigation.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

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