BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. A motorcyclist was killed Tuesday night on U.S. 41, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Ryan J. Kinsey, 28, of El Paso, Texas, fell from his bike and was hit by a northbound vehicle while laying in the right lane of U.S. 41 near Cedar Creek Drive, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The vehicle, described as a tan or gray Ford Taurus, drove away in an unknown direction, according to State troopers. Cedar Creek Drive is a few blocks south of the north intersection with Old 41 near Spring Creek Elementary School.
The collision took place shortly before midnight. Kinsey wasn’t wearing a helmet, the FHP said.
Anyone with information about the vehicle that hit Kinsey is urged to call 239-344-1730 or Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.