This morning the Pittsfield Police Department is looking for the communitys help in aiding in the search for the driver in a hit and run that left a motorcyclist dead.

According to the Pittsfield Police Department's Face Book page, yesterday, August 24, 2018 at approximately 5:40 PM, a motor vehical versus motorcycle accident at the intersection of Linden and John Street, took the life of the motorcycle operator, Alan J. Keefe of Pittsfield.   

A grey 2002 Dodge 2500 Pick Up was traveling west bound on Linden St and attempted to make a turn onto John St when it collided with the east bound 1994 Harley Davidson. Keefe was transported to BMC via County Ambulance where he later died as a result of his injuries.

Based on witness information, the pick-up truck, which had fled the scene, was located on South John St. The operator had fled on foot towards West St and was not located.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pittsfield Police Accident Investigation Unit at 413-448-9700 ext. 339




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