Deadly crash involving a motorcyclist in Pueblo, victim ID'd

Serious crash in Pueblo. Photo courtesy Pueblo PD 7/10/19.
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Police closed down an intersection in Pueblo following a deadly crash involving a motorcyclist on Wednesday.

Pueblo Police posted to Twitter just before 6 p.m. that the motorcyclist was taken to the hospital. The crash happened at 8th and Ogden The neighborhood is just to the east of Norwood Avenue.

At about 7 p.m. police put out an update stating the 40-year-old motorcyclist had died. Officers originally reported alcohol and speed may have been factors. On Thursday police sent out an update stating they don't believe alcohol or speed were factors.

The motorcyclist was identified as Brian Pacheco of Pueblo.

The exact cause remains under investigation.