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Speeding Harley Rider Dies in Crash After Running Light in Downtown San Diego

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A San Diego Police cruiser. Courtesy OnScene.TV

A man riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle died and a Toyota Prius driver was hospitalized Friday in a crash in downtown San Diego.

The 32-year-old Harley rider was traveling north at high speed on 1st Avenue and broadsided the Prius after failing to stop for a red light on Ash Street around 2 a.m., according to the San Diego Police Department.

The motorcycle rider was pronounced dead at the scene. The 38-year-old Prius driver was transported to a hospital suffering minor injuries.

The names of the two victims were not immediately released.

Police were investigating the accident, but said that alcohol was not a factor.

City News Service contributed to this article.

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