PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5)-- Phoenix police are investigating a deadly crash involving a motorcycle that happened Saturday afternoon.

The crash occurred around 4:30 p.m., near the area of 19th and Glendale avenues.

[VIDEO: Serious crash shuts down 19th/Glendale Avenue in Phoenix]

The crash involved a Chevrolet Silverado and a KTM dual sport motorcycle.

Police tell Arizona's Family that the motorcyclist was riding eastbound on the intersection when he passed a car. He then slammed into the Chevrolet Silverado that was making a turn.

Wearing a helmet, the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have identified him as 26-year-old Ronald Osterman. 

The 69-year-old man driving the Silverado was evaluated for impairment, which police say was not a factor in this crash. 

At the time, Glendale Avenue was shut down at both directions between 17th and 19th avenues.It has since reopened. 

Stay with Arizona's Family for more on this developing story.

 


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