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Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 04/16/2012

Md. man dies after Saturday motorcycle accident

A Chaptico man died after a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon, police said.

Officers responding to Maddox Road near Notley Hall Road in Chaptico about 1:45 p.m. found a motorcycle that crossed the roadway, hit a curb and went airborne, ejecting its driver, according to the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office.

The driver, Michael E. Daisey, 43, was taken to a hospital, where he died. Authorities believe he was unable to manage the motorcycle during a high-speed turn after passing another vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to call Deputy William Watters at 301-475-4200.

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By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:08 AM ET, 04/16/2012

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