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California woman dies in motorcycle crash near Sutcliffe

A passenger died in a motorcycle crash Friday, June 4, 2021.
A passenger died in a motorcycle crash Friday, June 4, 2021.(Nevada Highway Patrol)
Updated: Jun. 8, 2021 at 12:10 PM PDT
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - A California woman died following a motorcycle crash last Friday near Sutcliffe.

It happened just before 8:30 p.m. on June 4, 2021 on SR-445.

The Nevada Highway Patrol said preliminary investigation shows a red 2008 Harley-Davidson motorcycle was heading north on SR-445. The driver went off the road while going around a curve, causing the motorcycle to overturn.

Both the driver and passenger were thrown from the motorcycle. The passenger, identified as 59-year-old Cara Gray of Castro Valley, Calif., died from injuries sustained in the crash.

The driver was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

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