Woman dies in crash between motorcycle and SUV in Lehigh Acres

Published: July 22, 2022 9:02 PM EDT
Updated: July 23, 2022 6:49 AM EDT

A 25-year-old Lehigh Acres woman died Friday night in a Lehigh Acres crash.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, the crash happened at the intersection of Homestead Road South and Parkdale Boulevard in Lehigh Acres.

The woman was on a motorcycle heading north on Homestead Road South, according to a press release. An SUV, driven by a 31-year-old Fort Myers man, was stopped at a stop sign on eastbound Parkdale Boulevard at the intersection of Homestead Road South.

The SUV proceeded through the intersection and the motorcyclist collided with the right rear of the vehicle, FHP said.

The woman was ejected from the motorcycle and died on scene. She was wearing a helmet.

The crash remains under investigation.

The crash closed down the intersection to traffic as troopers investigated.