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Man killed in motorcycle crash in Lakewood

The driver of an Audi didn't stay on scene after the deadly crash on 6th Avenue on Sunday night, Lakewood Police said.

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Lakewood Police said it's looking for a car that was involved in a motorcycle crash that killed a man Sunday evening.

The victim was going east on the motorcycle on 6th Avenue between Wadsworth and Sheridan boulevards around 6:45 p.m. when the crash happened.

Police said a dark-colored Audi attempted to change lanes, forcing the motorcycle into a white SUV traveling next to it, police said. The victim hit the white SUV, lost control and went down on the right shoulder.

Investigators said it wasn't known whether the driver of the Audi, who did not stay at the scene, hit the motorcycle during the lane change. 

The Audi is described as a newer vehicle with LED headlights. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 303-987-7000.

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