Acting Major R. Christopher West
Troop G Commander
On July 18, 2020 at approximately 4:20 p.m., State Police in Brunswick responded to a fatal motor vehicle accident on Grange Road in the town of Brunswick.
Preliminary investigation has determined that 31-year-old Zachary A. Rifenburgh of Valley Falls, was traveling north on Grange Road when he lost control of his 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle and entered into the southbound lane. Rifenburgh subsequently collided with a southbound 2005 Ford sedan and was ejected from his motorcycle, he was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the sedan, 28-year-old Corey M. Larive, was uninjured.
The investigation is continuing.