COLORADO SPRINGS — Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) is investigating a fatal crash in southwest Colorado Springs.
The crash happened on Highway 115 and Cheyenne Mountain Boulevard around 1:18 p.m. Thursday afternoon. According to police, the crash involved a car and a motorcycle with one fatality. The motorcyclist died from his injuries on the scene.
Officers said that prior to the crash the motorcyclist was traveling at a high rate of speed. The motorcycle was northbound on North Nevada Ave approaching Columbia, according to CSPD. The SUV was making a left turn when the motorcycle struck the driver’s side of the SUV.
The victim will be identified after notification of the family.
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