Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Collision
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On April 10, 2017 at approximately 7:24 pm, Fort Collins Police Dispatch was notified of an injury collision involving two motorcycles and a Chevrolet Tahoe, at the intersection of S. College Ave. and Swallow Rd.
The two motorcycles were travelling South on S. College Ave. approaching Swallow Rd when a white Chevrolet Tahoe made a left turn in front of the motorcycles. The Tahoe was traveling North on S. College Ave. attempting to turn West on to Swallow Rd. One of the motorcycles, driven by a juvenile, avoided the Chevrolet Tahoe but laid his motorcycle down on the roadway. The juvenile was transported to the Medical Center of the Rockies with serious injuries.
The second motorcyclist collided with the right rear of the Chevrolet Tahoe. The second motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The name of the deceased motorcyclist will be released by the Larimer County Coroner’s office.
The driver of the Chevrolet Tahoe, Stacie Kenny , 46, of Fort Collins, and her two passengers, were uninjured.
The intersection of S. College Ave and Swallow Rd was closed for approximately 5 hours while the Fort Collins Police CRASH Team investigated the incident. Police are working to determine if the speed of the motorcycles played a factor in the collision. The investigation is on-going and charges are pending.
Anyone who has information and has not spoken to law enforcement should contact Officer Tim Brennan at 970-416-2229.