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Motorcyclist killed in Palm Springs crash

Victim was traveling at a high rate of speed, lost control and crashed, hitting the curb, officials say

A motorcyclist was killed Monday in a single-vehicle accident in Palm Springs, authorities said.

The crash happened about 11:10 a.m. near District Center Drive and Gene Autry Trail, according to Riverside County sheriff's officials.

The motorcyclist was traveling south on Gene Autry Trail at a high rate of speed, lost control and crashed, hitting the curb.

The motorcyclist died at the scene. No one else was injured.

The victim has not been identified.

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