WEST DES MOINES, IA - A motorcyclist died after crashing into another vehicle while fleeing from the police near Railroad Ave and Grand Ave Tuesday, according to KCCI.
A 25-year-old male was riding a motorcycle without a license plate west on Railroad Ave when an officer spotted him and attempted to pull him over around 8 a.m. The motorcyclist fled at a high rate of speed.
The motorcyclist ran a red light at the intersection with Grand Ave and collided with a southbound car.
Rescue crews pronounced the motorcyclist dead at the scene. The car driver was mildly injured in the incident.
The incident is under investigation.
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