A 62-year-old man was killed on Saturday after his motorcycle struck the side of a pickup truck that turned into its path.
The fatal accident took place near the intersection of Holopaw Road and Concord Road on Saturday, February 10, at 7:35 p.m.
According to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol, the man, who was from St. Cloud, was riding a 1983 Kawasaki motorcycle northbound on Holopaw Road, just south of Concord Road.
At the same time, a 65-year-old man from Saint Cloud who was traveling southbound on Holopaw Road began to turn left to travel eastbound on Concord Road.
The man’s vehicle, a 2007 Mitsubishi Raider, drove into the direct path of the motorcycle, causing the front of the motorcycle to strike the vehicle.
The motorcyclist was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver was not injured in the crash.