Family and friends are remembering a former fire chief who died Sunday after a car struck his motorcycle in Lakewood.

David "Rudi" Gaines, a single father of five, left his Lakewood home to go meet his new granddaughter for the first time. He was riding on Cedar Bridge Avenue when a car driven by 28-year-old Aurohom Zeffren made an abrupt turn into his lane and hit him.

Gaines was a...

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