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Gazette Premium Content Jefferson County motorcycle deputy killed in head-on collision in Colorado

By Tom McGhee, The Denver Post - Updated: January 26, 2014 at 1:45 pm

A Jefferson County Sheriff's Deputy died in a crash Sunday on Highway 93 when a Sports Utility Vehicle tried to pass another vehicle in a no passing zone.

The accident happened near W. 64th Pkwy. at about 11 a.m., said Sheriff's Department spokesman Mark Techmeyer.

The Saturn SUV struck the deputy, a motorcycle officer, head-on. The deputy was on duty and riding northbound.

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