A motorcyclist died Wednesday after colliding with a motorist in the opposite lane of traffic, Gresham police said.

The motorcyclist, a woman, was traveling south on Northwest Wallula Avenue and was attempting to make an eastbound turn onto Northwest Burnside Road.

She collided with a motorist traveling north on the road, according to Gresham police. The motorist was also attempting to turn onto Northwest Burnside Road.

The motorcyclist died at the scene, Gresham police said. The motorist remained on scene after the crash and is cooperating with officers.

The police department does not believe alcohol or drugs were factors in the crash.

Law enforcement continues to investigate.

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