BUCKEYE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - The Buckeye Police Department has released the name of the teenager who died after a motorcycle crash on Sunday.
The victim is 19-year-old Edgar Miguel Acevedo from Illinois, police said. He was living in Phoenix and served in the military.
According to police, Acevedo was riding with a group of friends when around 7:30 a.m. he and another motorcycle rider went down in front of the Love's Traffic Stop on Miller Road just south of Interstate 10.
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Acevedo and the other rider were both taken to the hospital. Acevedo died there. The other rider didn't have life-threatening injuries and was alert and talking at the time.
An investigation is underway into the cause of the crash.