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Northbound Highway 115 back open Thursday night after a deadly motorcycle crash in Colorado Springs

KKTV 11 Breaking News Alert.
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Published: Oct. 22, 2020 at 3:26 PM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Part of northbound Highway 115 was closed for several hours Thursday afternoon due to a deadly crash involving a motorcycle.

The crash was reported at about 3:15 p.m. at Gold Pass, the intersection is just south of Lake Avenue. The road was back open at about 6 p.m.

Investigators believe the motorcyclist was traveling northbound on the highway when an SUV took a left in front of the motorcyclist and the two vehicles collided. Police add speed is a possible factor in the crash, but the exact cause remains under investigation. The motorcyclist died at the scene and has not been publicly identified.

There was a second deadly crash earlier in the day north of downtown. Click here for more information on that crash.

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