Seminole County

Motorcyclist dies after Seminole County crash, troopers say

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. — A Casselberry man has died following a crash in Seminole County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.


Troopers said the crash happened around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

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According to a news release, a Mazda was traveling southbound on Bird Road, approaching the intersection of East Lake Drive.

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A motorcyclist was traveling westbound on East Lake Drive.

The Mazda driver made a left turn and tried to travel on East Lake Drive but entered the direct path of the motorcycle, causing the motorcycle to strike the Mazda.

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Troopers said the Mazda driver and the passenger were not injured and remained at the scene.

The 21-year-old motorcyclist was transported to Orlando Health South Seminole Hospital and was pronounced dead.

FHP is still investigating the crash.

See a map of the scene below:

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