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Motorcyclist ejected from bike, killed

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A motorcyclist was killed on Wednesday after being ejected from his bike on Tropicana Avenue near Philmar Avenue.

Police said the motorcyclist was heading east on Tropicana when he began braking to avoid slowed traffic ahead, lost control and was ejected. The victim struck the rear of a 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe.

The man was taken to Sunrise Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

This marks the 11th fatal traffic-related accident in Metro's jurisdiction so far in 2013.

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