By CBS13 Staff

MODESTO (CBS13) – A motorcyclist was killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon in Modesto intersection, police said on Wednesday.

According to the Modesto Police Department, at around 4:45 p.m., the motorcyclist was traveling northbound along Sisk Road approaching Whitcomb Way, just north of the Carpenter Road exit off of Highway 99.

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At the same, a Dodge Ram was on Whitcomb Way and made a turn onto southbound Sisk Road in the path of the motorcycle.

Police said the motorcyclist, an adult man, died at the scene.

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His identity has not yet been released.

Modesto police said residents should see this as a reminder to look twice before entering traffic.

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“We have seen an increase in motorcyclists being injured due to drivers not seeing them. Let’s work together to keep our roads safe for everyone,” the department said in a news release.