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Motorcyclist killed in Roseville crash

A motorcyclist was killed when he collided with another vehicle Monday night in Roseville.

The victim, whom Roseville police described as a young male from the local area, was riding north on Sunrise Avenue just before 7 p.m. when he was hit by an Audi sport-utility vehicle turning left out of the Safeway shopping center. He was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Sunrise Avenue remained closed from north of Cirby Way to Madden Lane until approximately 4 a.m. Tuesday while investigators examined the scene. The Audi driver stopped after the collision and cooperated with officers, according to Roseville police.

Benjy Egel: 916-321-1052, @BenjyEgel

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