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Motorcyclist killed after crash in Seminole County, troopers say

Children in Kia uninjured

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. – A man on a motorcycle was killed after crashing into a SUV that entered into his direct path, causing that vehicle to overturn, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said a Kia Sorrento was stopped at a stop sign on eastbound Celery Avenue around 10:25 a.m. Thursday when the driver attempted to turn left onto Lake Mary Boulevard, entering the direct path of an approaching motorcycle.

The motorcycle struck the left side of the Kia, causing the SUV to overturn, records show.

Seminole County Fire Department officials said the 42-year-old woman driving was trapped in the vehicle but has since been taken to a hospital to be treated for serious injuries.

The 49-year-old Deltona man on the motorcycle died at the scene of the crash, according to the report.

Two children in the woman’s vehicle were not injured.