Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Longmont

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On July 11, 2019, at approximately 1:05 p.m. Longmont Public Safety responded to a motorcycle crash in the 1500 block of Boston Ave, between River Road and South Sunset St.

The Longmont Police Department reports that the motorcycle was headed eastbound on Boston Ave, while the driver of a Mitsubishi landscaping vehicle was headed westbound after exiting Colorado Materials Inc.

The vehicles collided in the street injuring the 41-year-old motorcyclist from Longmont. The motorcycle driver received CPR from a bystander before being relieved by fire and medical personnel. He was then transported to Longmont United Hospital where he passed away from his injuries.

The driver of the landscaping vehicle was not injured in the accident.

The Longmont Police Department investigated the accident before opening Boston Avenue to traffic. “Charges are pending in the investigation, vehicle inspections, and consultation with the Boulder County District Attorney’s Office,” states a press release by LPD.

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