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Phoenix motorcyclist killed in I-17 crash

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PHOENIX (CBS5) -

A Phoenix motorcyclist died early Sunday in a crash on the I-17 southbound off-ramp to Carefree Highway, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.

The victim is identified as 21-year-old Christopher Frank Dawson.

A driver saw the wrecked motorcycle at the off-ramp and noticed a motionless body in the gravel.

Officers said they believe Dawson was going too fast and his motorcycle left the ramp and struck a highway sign.

The accident remains under investigation.

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