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Motorcycle rider dies following Benson Highway/Campbell Avenue crash

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A serious crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle caused South Campbell Avenue and East Benson Highway to be closed for several hours on Thursday.

Sgt. Kim Bay, spokeswoman for the Tucson Police Department, said the motorcycle rider, identified as Oswaldo Lopez, died from his injuries.

Police said Lopez was heading north on S. Campbell Ave. when the driver of an SUV made a turn and hit him.

At this point, no citations have been issued, and the incident remains under investigation.

The roadway reopened around 6:30 p.m. after being shuttered at 1 p.m.

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