Fatal crash between charter bus and motorcycle in north Phoenix

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(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A motorcyclist is dead after colliding with a charter bus in north Phoenix.

It happened Saturday evening at around 7:30 p.m. near Seventh Avenue and Grovers.

Police say the bus was backing out of a private drive across the northbound lanes of Seventh Avenue when it collided with the motorcycle.

The rider, identified as 40-year-old Juan Rodriguez, Jr.,  was transported to the hospital but he did not survive.

Police say neither speed nor impairment were factors in the collision.

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