ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4) – A fatal crash between a motorcycle and another vehicle shut down part of Wadsworth Boulevard in Arvada Sunday morning.

Officers responded to the intersection at 76th Avenue and Wadsworth Boulevard at 8:59 a.m., according to a press release from the Arvada Police Department.

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APD states its investigators have determined the motorcyclist was traveling at a high rate of speed on southbound Wadsworth when it struck a vehicle entering lanes of his same direction of travel.

The motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and was transported to a hospital, but did not survive.

APD determined the motorcyclist had a revoked driver’s license and that the motorcycle had been reported as stolen.

Alcohol and drugs are being investigated as possible factors in the crash.

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The driver of the other vehicle was not injured.

The road was reopened three and a half hours later, at around 12:30 p.m.




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