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(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5)-- A man is in critical condition following a crash involving a dirt bike in west Phoenix Friday afternoon.

The crash occurred near the area of 63rd Avenue and Broadway Road.

According to Phoenix police, a 20-year-old man was riding his dirt bike westbound on Broadway Road.

Police said the man then failed to yield to a Nissan Altima making a left-hand turn. That's when the dirt bike collided with the Nissan Altima, driven by a 20-year-old woman.

The man was then thrown from his bike and the dirt bike then struck the driver side of a 2010 Toyota Camry, driven by a 41-year-old woman with her three children inside, police said.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital in extremely critical condition.

The other people involved in the crash were not injured.

Police say the man was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. The victim's identity has not been released at this time.

The incident is under investigation.


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Motorcycle riders willingly shorten their lifespans. #nosympathy

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