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Cyndi Murray and Michael White

03/16/15 11:25pm
David Decarle of Riverhead holding his newborn son, Desmond James, last year. (Courtesy photo)

David DeCarle of Riverhead holding his newborn son, Desmond James, last year. (Courtesy photo)

A 36-year-old motorcyclist died Monday afternoon after hitting a pothole on Reeves Avenue in Riverhead and losing control of his bike, Riverhead Town police said.

David DeCarle of Aquebogue was heading east shortly before 4:30 p.m. when he was thrown from the motorcycle, police said. He was transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center, where he later died from his injuries, officials said. (more…)