Police Sgt. Eric Lewis says the Longmont man had been heading south on his motorcycle when an SUV did a U-turn in front of him and the two vehicles collided.
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Fawzi al-Odah had been told his release was imminent but didn't know the date until shortly before he boarded the flight back to his country from the base in southeast Cuba, his lawyer, Eric Lewis, said.
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