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Motorcyclist dies in Cairo collision

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CAIRO, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a 56-year-old man has been killed in a motorcycle crash on a rural Hudson Valley road.

State police say Donald Parkinson of Cairo was riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle in his Greene County hometown around 6 p.m. Wednesday when he ran a red light at the intersection of Routes 23 and 85, 25 miles south of Albany.

Troopers say he was struck by a pickup truck driven by a 43-year-old Cairo man. Police say Parkinson was pronounced dead at the scene.

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