Miami-Dade County

Man dies in motorcycle crash in Miami

By Miami Herald Staff

A man riding a motorcycle died Saturday night after crashing his motorcycle into a car near Northwest 5th Avenue and 58th Street, Miami police said.

The motorcyclist, who was not identified, was traveling eastbound on 58th Street at about 7 p.m. when he struck a car going westbound and attempting a left hand turn onto Northwest 5th Avenue, police said.

When authorities checked the motorcycle driver at the scene, he was unresponsive and taken to the nearby Ryder Trauma Center in “grave” condition. He later died.

The driver of the car, who also was not identified, was not injured.

Miami police said they were continuing to investigate the crash scene on Saturday night.