COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

A motorcyclist was killed Saturday night after crashing in Colorado Springs.

The crash happened around 11:15 p.m. near the intersection of N. Academy Blvd. and N. Union Blvd.

Police say a motorcyclist crashed into a truck and flipped over it. He was then run over by the truck. Witnesses say they saw the rider speed by before he crashed.

A portion of Academy was closed for several hours while police investigated the crash.