Mohave County Sheriff’s Office crash

A Shakopee man was killed while riding this motorcycle Friday in Arizona.

A 46-year-old Shakopee man died in a motorcycle crash Friday March 22 in Arizona.

Troy Thomas Gambucci was riding a motorcycle south on Colorado Road in Golden Valley when he failed to stop at a posted sign at the intersection with Chino Drive at about 5:25 p.m., according to the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office initial investigation.

Deputies determined the motorcycle slid into the intersection and collided into a truck that was traveling west on Chino Drive. Gambucci was not wearing a helmet at the time and suffered severe head trauma and was pronounced deceased on scene, the department said in a press release.

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