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Man killed, another injured in motorcycle crash

Tue., May 18, 2010, 8:13 a.m.

A 20-year-old man was killed Monday evening in a motorcycle accident on Coeur d’Alene’s Lakeside Avenue.

Justin M. Allen, of Coeur d’Alene, was riding as a passenger on a 2005 Suzuki motorcycle driven by Garrett J. Kienke, 20, of Post Falls.

Kienke was taken to Kootenai Medical Center for treatment of injuries where he was reported in fair condition this morning.

The pair was westbound on Lakeside Avenue when the driver lost control of the bike while approaching and braking for traffic at Ninth Street. Both of them were ejected from the bike and came to rest in the intersection, according to Idaho State Police.

An investigation into the accident is continuing.



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