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Police: Motorcyclist ran through red light prior to fatal collision

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An STA bus and a motorcyclist collided near Euclid and Crestline Friday morning, killing the motorcyclist An STA bus and a motorcyclist collided near Euclid and Crestline Friday morning, killing the motorcyclist
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police say video shows the motorcyclist who collided with an STA bus last week failed to stop at a red light. 

The crash at North Foothills and Crestline last Friday killed the motorcyclist. Police say the STA bus was making a left turn from eastbound North Foothills to northbound Crestline, and the motorcyclist was traveling westbound on North Foothills when he went through the red light and hit the bus. The unidentified motorcyclist died at the scene. 

Police reviewed video footage from the bus that shows the motorcyclist entering the intersection after the light had "clearly been red for westbound traffic." The footage shows the STA bus entered the intersection while the light was yellow. 

Spokane Police say the investigation is still ongoing and they are asking any witnesses to the crash that have not spoken to police to please call Crime Check at 509-456-2233. 

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