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Motorcycle passenger killed in collision with SUV

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One person was killed and two were injured Monday morning when a motorcycle collided with an SUV.

It happened around 11:30 on Spillway Road near where Rapids on the Reservoir was once located.

A BMW motorcycle collided with a Ford Escape, but it was not immediately clear what caused the collision. The drivers of each vehicle were taken to hospitals by AMR ambulances. Reservoir Patrol Chief Perry Waggener says their injuries were not life-threatening.

Chief Waggener says a passenger on the motorcycle was killed. He did not release any other details about the victims.

A section of Spillway Road was closed temporarily while law-enforcement officers and paramedics tended to the patients and wreckage.

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