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Motorcycle crash kills Independence man

Updated: 2013-02-07T16:20:56Z

Kansas City police today identified a man killed in a motorcycle crash Wednesday as Dan Black of Independence.

Black, 57, was riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle south on Lee’s Summit Road about 2 p.m. Wednesday when he lost control of the bike on a curve near Harding Road. Black, who was wearing a helmet, was killed when thrown into a roadside ditch, police said.

| Tony Rizzo, trizzo@kcstar.com.

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