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2 dead after motorcycle crashes into car in Phoenix

A man and a woman are dead following a crash involving a motorcycle and car near a Phoenix intersection.

According to Phoenix Police, the crash happened at about 9:15 p.m. on Oct. 30 near 39th Avenue and Camelback Road when a man driving a motorcycle crashed into a vehicle.

“Officers learned an adult male driving a motorcycle collided with a vehicle occupied by two adult females and a teenage female,” said Sgt. Andy Williams.

The motorcyclist and a woman riding in the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene. They have been identified as 30-year-old Shawn Stokes and 46-year-old Diana Fletes

The other two passengers in the vehicle suffered minor injuries.

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Fresno motorcycle rider is dead after crashing into vehicle

A man on a motorcycle died Saturday afternoon after crashing into another vehicle in Fresno County, the California Highway Patrol said.

The collision happened at 1:12 p.m. at East McKinley and North Temperance avenues.

CHP spokesman Mike Salas said the motorcycle was moving at a high rate of speed east on McKinley Avenue when a Toyota Sienna attempted a U-turn from eastbound McKinley to westbound. The motorcycle rider braked to avoid the Sienna but the vehicles collided.

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The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle rider in Fresno County on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021. CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The man’s name and age were not available pending formal identification by the Fresno County Coroner’s Office, Salas said.

No other injuries were reported. The CHP did not say if anyone besides the driver was in the van.

Drugs and alcohol

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Gun battle between motorcycle gangs on Interstate 4 leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

Two people on motorcycles were shot on Interstate 4 early Friday during a gun battle between members of two motorcycle gangs, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said.

A woman who was riding on the back of one motorcycle was shot in the head and thrown from the bike, Judd said. She died Friday, the Sheriff’s office announced Saturday.

A second motorcyclist was shot in the back.

The incident occurred just after midnight in the eastbound lanes of I-4 just west of U.S. 27. Judd said 38-year-old Ronald Donovan was driving a motorcycle and that his 33-year-old girlfriend was riding with him.

Judd said Donovan is in the motorcycle gang Sin City Deciples. A member of another motorcycle gang, the Thug Riders, passed him and Donovan fired and hit the man, who is 36, in the back.

The man returned fire and hit Donovan’s girlfriend in the head. Judd said he

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Motorcycle crash on US Route 40 in Catonsville leaves man dead

Halethorpe man dies in motorcycle crash on US Route 40 in Catonsville

Baltimore County police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash.Cody Daniel Darby, 27, of Halethorpe, died in a motorcycle crash just after 9 p.m. Friday in Catonsville, police said.Police said the motorcyclist, Darby, tried to pass a Toyota RAV4 on the right on a narrow shoulder of eastbound U.S. Route 40 at a high rate of speed. Police said the Toyota turned right in the 6500 block of U.S. Route 40 and Darby struck the back of the Toyota.Darby died at the scene.An investigation continues.

Baltimore County police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash.

Cody Daniel Darby, 27, of Halethorpe, died in a motorcycle crash just after 9 p.m. Friday in Catonsville, police said.

Police said the motorcyclist, Darby, tried to pass a Toyota RAV4 on the right on

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