Shortly before 6am on Wednesday, a St. Cloud motorcyclist was fatally struck by a car that turned directly into his path on US 192 in Eastern Osceola County.
According to the FHP, the crash happened around 5:55 a.m. on U.S. Highway 192 and Old Melbourne Highway when a sedan driving north on Old Melbourne Highway attempted to turn left onto U.S. Highway 192. The sedan pulled directly into the path of the motorcycle, striking the motorcycle and throwing the rider off the bike, the FHP said.
The FHP said the motorcyclist, a 38-year-old man from Saint Cloud, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the sedan was a 23-year-old woman who was wearing her seat belt and sustained minor injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.