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According to, AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry was released from Morton Hospital and Medical Center in Taunton, Massachusetts at 4:30 p.m. today after receiving treatment for injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

Perry was injured when his motorcycle was struck by a motor vehicle at 2 p.m. Thursday, authorities said.

Perry was struck at the intersection of routes 44 and 105 and was taken by ambulance to Morton Hospital and Medical Center.

Middleboro police said Perry was eastbound on a Ducati motorcycle when he stopped at a set of lights at the interstection of routes 44 and 105. The light turned green, Perry accelerated, and was rear-ended by a 2001 Chevy Malibu.

The driver of that car, 62-year-old Linda O’Brien of Middleboro, was cited for following a vehicle too closely.

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