ST. CLOUD, Fla. – Two men on a motorcycle were rear-ended and killed late Wednesday near the Orange-Osceola county line, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The double fatal wreck happened around 11:10 p.m. on Narcoosee Road at Boggy Creek Road near St. Cloud.
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The FHP said a 2015 Dodge Durango driven by a 50-year-old St. Cloud man was headed south on Narcoossee and failed to slow down or stop, striking the back of a 2006 Suzuki motorcycle.
The crash ejected both men off the motorcycle, which became embedded in the Durango, according to troopers, who said both riders were pronounced dead at the scene. The FHP identified one victim as a 56-year-old Orlando man. The other victim has not yet been identified, troopers said.
The driver of the Durango, which caught fire after the crash, was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, according to an FHP crash report.
No other details have been released.