MIAMI, FL – A 50-year-old motorcyclist died on Thursday after a hit-and-run driver struck him at a busy intersection in the Flagami area, reports Local 10 News.
The incident happened around 4:30 a.m. near the intersection of Northwest 47th Avenue and West Flagler Street, which is near the Miami Animal Hospital.
The investigation thus far indicates that the driver of a red Toyota struck the motorcycle after making a left turn at the intersection. The Toyota then crashed into a building.
The driver of the Toyota fled the scene on foot. Police think he is a white man in his 30s.
The motorcyclist died at the scene of the accident, Authorities identified him as Edgar Edmundo Sarduy Suarez.
Anyone with information or tips to share regarding the collision can contact the Miami Police Department.
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