Man killed, woman injured after motorcycle collides with truck in Larimer County

LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. — A man was killed and a woman was seriously injured after the motorcycle they were riding collided with a flatbed truck in Larimer County Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened just before 3 p.m. on April 4 at the intersection of Highway 287 and Berthoud Parkway.

According to the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office, a motorcycle was traveling in the northbound lane of Highway 287 when a 2022 Ram 2500 flatbed truck that was traveling in the highway’s southbound lane turned left onto Berthoud Parkway.

Two people — a man and a woman — were on the motorcycle at the time of the crash. The man succumbed to his injuries at the hospital, while the woman suffered serious injuries. The driver of the truck — only identified as an adult male — was not injured.

“Our hearts go out to the many people affected by this devastating crash,” said LCSO Sgt. Justin Williamson in a statement. “Our deputies regularly work to impact driving behaviors, but keeping our roads safe is a responsibility that every driver shares.”

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