• FHP: Celebration man, 70, arrested after leaving scene of fatal motorcycle crash

    By: Chip Skambis

    Updated:

    KISSIMMEE, Fla. - A 70-year-old man was arrested after troopers said he left the scene of a crash on U.S. 192 in which a motorcyclist died, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. 

    The crash occurred at about 2 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. 192 and Diplomat Circle, troopers said. 

    Sadaqat Jaweed, of Celebration, was driving a 2017 Mercedes SUV  east on U.S. 192 when he tried to make a left turn onto Diplomat Circle, pulling in front of a motorcyclist, troopers said. 

    The motorcyclist, identified as 32-year-old Luis Del Valle Rosado, crashed into the Mercedes and was taken to Osceola County Regional Medical Center, where he died, according to the crash report. 

    Troopers said Jaweed stopped briefly before leaving the scene of the crash. 

    Osceola County deputies found his car in a neighborhood later in the day, according to the crash report. 

    The crash remains under investigation. 

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