A Fort Pierce man died after his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck in Martin County early Monday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
He was driving the motorcycle eastbound on Southwest Martin Highway about 6 a.m., near the intersection of Southwest 66th Avenue, when the pickup attempted to make a U-turn in front of it.
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The motorcycle crashed into the front left side of the pickup. The 22-year-old rider died at the scene, FHP investigators said.
The pickup driver, a 65-year-old Stuart man, stopped on the west side of the highway after the collision.
FHP did not name those involved in the crash.
This article originally appeared on Treasure Coast Newspapers: Fort Pierce man dead after motorcycle hits pickup in Martin County