A woman riding her bicycle was hit and killed by a man riding his motorcycle Sunday evening at the corner of Colonial Drive and Avalon Parkway, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
Authorities said the motorcyclist, a 26-year-old Orlando man, was driving a 2004 Suzuki on Colonial Drive and racing a white BMW.
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The 37-year-old Christmas woman was attempting to cross Colonial Drive when the front of the motorcycle hit her bike, authorities said.
The woman on the bike died at a hospital, according to troopers.
The motorcyclist, who was not wearing a helmet, suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital, the FHP said.
Troopers are looking for the driver of the BMW, who they say did not stop when the motorcyclist struck the bicyclist.