OKLAHOMA CITY - One person is dead after a motorcycle crash overnight in southwest Oklahoma City.

The crash happened after 10:30 p.m. Wednesday night near SW 29 and Independence Avenue.

When emergency crews arrived, they found the motorcyclist critically injured after appearing to lose control of the motorcycle in the single vehicle wreck.

The motorcyclist died at a local hospital. The man was not identified.

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