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News: Motorcyclist fatally collides with vehicle on E University Ave

DES MOINES, IA - A motorcyclist died in a crash on the 1900 block of E University Ave on Wednesday, according to KCCI.

A 61-year-old male was riding a motorcycle east on E University Ave when he switched lanes and collided with a stalled vehicle around 3:51 p.m.

Rescue crews transported the 61-year-old male, his female passenger, and a man standing outside the stalled vehicle to area hospitals. The 61-year-old man died. The woman and the other man had minor injuries.

The Des Moines Police Department is investigating the incident.

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