Passenger identified in deadly crash involving motorcycle

Deadly motorcycle crash in Colorado Springs 1/13/21.
Deadly motorcycle crash in Colorado Springs 1/13/21.(KKTV)
Published: Jan. 13, 2021 at 6:27 PM MST|Updated: Jan. 13, 2021 at 10:48 PM MST
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - On Friday, Colorado Springs police identified a woman who died in a crash involving a motorcycle.

The crash was reported just before 6 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Austin Bluffs Parkway and Oro Blanco Drive just north of Barnes Road.

CSPD said a sedan was turning left when a motorcycle crashed into it. The front seat passenger, 62-year-old Marion Scott, died. The three other passengers in the sedan were not hurt.

Police said the motorcyclist was thrown off his bike. That man was taken to a hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries.

As of Friday morning, CSPD said no charges had been filed. Officers were still investigating whether impairment and excessive speed were factors.

This was the first deadly crash on Colorado Springs roads in 2021. At the same time last year, there were two deadly crashes.

Editor’s note: 11 News initially learned the motorcyclist died in the crash. The story has since been updated.

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