Cyclist killed in crash in Orlando

Crash happened around 4:20 p.m. Friday

By Jon Jankowski - Digital journalist

Authorities are investigating a fatal crash Orange Blossom Trail and Kaley Avenue.

ORLANDO, Fla. - A fatal crash closed a section of Orange Blossom Trail in Orlando on Friday.

The crash happened around 4:20 p.m. in the area of Orange Blossom Trail and Kaley Street.

Florida Highway Patrol said a 40-year-old woman riding her bicycle was transported to a local hospital after being hit by a semi.

Investigators said Marlene Moreno died at the hospital.

Authorities said the driver of the semi was heading south on OBT, Moreno was traveling east on Kaley Street.

The right side of the semi made contact with Moreno, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

The crash is under investigation.

 

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