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One dead, another injured at motocross race

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One man died and another man was seriously hurt at a motorcross race in Freetown on Sunday.

Massachusetts recreation officials told NBC 10 the incident happened at a farm on Chace Road.

Fire officials told The Standard Times that riders came across an unresponsive during the race and alerted emergency crews. When firefighters responded, the man was found dead, reportedly from a heart attack.

Another rider was taken by helicopter to a hospital after hitting a tree.

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