A motorcylist died Thursday night after slamming into the back of a pickup truck at Powers Boulevard and Milton Proby Parkway, Colorado Springs police said.
The crash happened just before 9 p.m. The motorcycle was traveling east on Milton Proby and reportedly failed to stop at a red light at the intersection, police said. The truck was stopped at the light, waiting to turn left when it was struck.
The identity of the motorcyclist has not been released. Police said Thursday night that paramedics attempted to perform CPR on the motorcyclist at the scene.
The intersection was closed for more than three hours while officers investigated.