November 08, 2019
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2 university students killed in Machias motorcycle crash have been identified

Dreamstime | TNS
Dreamstime | TNS

Two University of Maine at Machias students were killed in a crash hours after the campus held commencement exercises, according to officials.

University officials identified the victims of Sunday’s crash as Ashley Falanka from Mount Chase and Michael Koski from New York.

Neither were graduating seniors.

Police said the 19-year-olds were on a motorcycle that crashed into a car Sunday evening. Police said both died at the scene.


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