A motorcyclist was killed late Wednesday when his motorcycle collided with a Hummer in the Oak Cliff neighborhood.
Police identified the victim as Ramiro Rivera, 33. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The accident happened about 11:15 p.m. at Westmoreland Road and West Illinois Avenue.
Rivera was southbound on Westmoreland at a high rate of speed, police said. A 29-year-old man driving a Hummer was northbound on Westmoreland and attemped to turn left onto West Illinois. Police said he failed to yield the right of way and collided with the motorcyclist.
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The motorcycle hit the front of the Hummer and Rivera was thrown off, landing in the eastbound lanes of West Illinois Avenue, police said.
Police did not say whether a citation was issued or if charges would be filed.
Staff writer Domingo Ramirez Jr. contributed to this report.