EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — Colorado State Patrol is investigating a deadly motorcycle crash east of Colorado Springs near Highway 24, Tuesday evening.
Troopers said the crash happened around 6:20 p.m. on Marksheffel Road near the intersection with Highway 24. A Suzuki V-Storm motorcycle was headed south when it went off the left side of the road, according to troopers. The motorcycle hit the median, ejecting the driver.
The motorcyclist, 46-year-old Marco Luzanilla of Colorado Springs, died on the scene. Troopers said he was wearing a helmet.
Troopers said alcohol and drugs do not appear to be factors in the crash, which remains under investigation.