A man is dead after his motorcycle collides with a semi tractor trailer truck on Interstate-70 Saturday afternoon.
According to Colorado State Patrol Trooper Ron Greasley, the crash happened at about 3:00 p.m. just past the Cameo exit on I-70 east bound.
Apparently the motorcycle and the semi side-swiped each other however it's not been determined who's at fault. The driver of the truck was not injured, the 47-year-old motorcycle rider's name has not been released, he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities say he was wearing full riding gear including a helmet, I–70 east bound was reduced to one lane slowing traffic and causing a four-mile back up. An investigation into the crash is ongoing...