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Motorcyclist killed in New Orleans crash

2 years ago Monday, December 31, 2012 6:09:19 AM CST December 31, 2012 Monday, December 31 2012 Dec 31, 2012 in News
Source: Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans police are investigating a motorcycle accident that claimed the left of a 42-year-old man.

The accident occurred shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday in the 7500 block of Downman Road.

Officer Frank B.Robertson says the unidentified cyclist was northbound when he rear-ended a Ford SUV.

Robertson says the cyclist lost control and struck a fire hydrant. The man was pronounced dead on the scene. The female driver of the SUV and her male passenger were not injured.

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