Motorcyclist dies after Friday crash, police say
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - A motorcyclist involved in a Friday crash in Sarasota has died, police said Monday.
The crash between the motorcycle and another vehicle happened Sept. 10 at about 9 p.m., near the intersection of Bahia Vista Street and South Tuttle Avenue.
The driver of the motorcycle, an adult man, was transported to Sarasota Memorial Hospital with serious injuries and later died at the hospital. The intersection of Bahia Vista Street and South Tuttle Avenue was closed for several hours.
The name of the driver of the motorcycle is being withheld until his next of kin can be notified. The driver of the other vehicle stayed on the scene and was cooperative with officers.
The crash remains under investigation by the Sarasota Police Department Traffic Unit.
UPDATE: This is now a traffic fatality crash investigation. The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital where he later died. The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene and cooperated with Officers. Additional information can be found at https://t.co/LQNigWzPmM https://t.co/OEg5JcSKZD pic.twitter.com/iHRwst9y8p— Sarasota Police Department (@SarasotaPD) September 13, 2021
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