(Hampton, NH) - 55 year old Louis Remigio died last night at Portsmouth Regional Hospital after his motorcycle was hit by a car on I-95 in Hampton Sunday morning.

NH State Police photo
NH State Police photo

Authorities charged 18 year old Michael Ricci of Burlington, Massachusetts with felony Reckless Conduct as a result of the accident, but further charges and now possible with the death of Remigio.

Police believe that Ricci had been racing other vehicles northbound on I-95 before his car crossed the median and struck the southbound motorcycle operated by Remigio.

Several other vehicles were damaged in the accident just before 9:30 Sunday morning that shut-down the southbound lanes for several hours, tying up traffic for miles.

Ricci is scheduled to appear in Rockingham County Superior court Friday.

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