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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade police are investigating a crash which resulted in the death of a motorcyclist.

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It happened shortly before 11:30 a.m., as a red Lincoln MKS was traveling northbound on S.W. 137 Avenue and it crashed with a Yamaha motorcycle traveling southbound, as the SUV made a left turn on S.W. 115 Street, police said.

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Miami-Dade Fire Rescue pronounced the motorcyclist dead at the scene of the crash.

The driver of the SUV was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries, police said.

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Commuters were urged to stay away from the immediate area, while police continued their investigation.