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New Orleans police: Motorcyclist killed when his bike crashes in to rear of moving van

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NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans police say a 56-year-old motorcyclist dead when his bike crashed in to the rear of a moving van.

The accident happened around 1:30 a.m. Thursday in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 on the high-rise bridge.

Police say the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim's name is being withheld pending family notification.

The accident remains under investigation.

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