Motorcycle rider killed in crash in Scottsdale

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(Source: Mike Schmidt, 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: Mike Schmidt, 3TV/CBS 5)
(Source: Mike Schmidt, 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: Mike Schmidt, 3TV/CBS 5)
SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

A motorcycle rider is dead after a crash at Scottsdale Road and Princess Drive Sunday afternoon.

The crash occurred around 12:30 p.m. when the red car and a motorcycle collided. The motorcyclist died of his injuries.

No information about what happened was immediately available.

[MAP: Scottsdale Road and Princess Drive, Scottsdale]

"The details around the collision are under investigation," according to Kevin Watts of the Scottsdale Police Department.

Scottsdale Road northbound at Frank Lloyd Wright and southbound at Chauncey was temporarily closed during the investigation. Around 7:20 p.m., Scottsdale police said all lane restrictions were lifted.


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