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Name Released in Cedar Rapids Fatal Motorcycle Crash
By Max Walker, Digital Editor
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa Police have confirmed the identity of the man killed in a motorcycle crash Thursday night.
Officers were called to the intersection of C Avenue and Boyson Road NE around 11 p.m. for a report of a motorcycle that crashed into an SUV.
Witnesses told TV-9 the motorcycle ran a red light and hit the SUV as it turned the corner.
Sunday, authorities identified the driver of the motorcycle as 23-year-old Chase Jeffery Norton, of Cedar Rapids. A memorial service is scheduled for 3 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8th at Murdoch Funeral Home in Marion, followed by a celebration of his life. An obituary states he graduated from Linn-Mar High School and attended Kirkwood Community College.