A car was driving westbound on US-192 near Vineland Road in Kissimmee Tuesday night around 8:25pm when the driver decided to make a u-turn to head east. While turning left, the car drove directly into the path of an oncoming motorcycle that was heading eastbound on US-192. The motorcyclist attempted to stop quickly to avoid the car, but was ejected and fatally struck the car.
According to witnesses, the driver of the car, who was described as a man, then fled the scene and turned down a nearby street, got out of the car briefly and then drove away.
Anyone that might have information on the car or driver of the car that fled the scene of the accident, is asked to please contact Crime-line at (800) 423-8477, or Florida Highway Patrol at 407-737-2213. The crash remains under investigation and charges are pending against the driver.