Kissimmee motorcyclist killed on U.S. 192 Sunday after hitting van

A Kissimmee motorcyclist was killed on Sunday after slamming into the back of a van on U.S. Highway 192.

Daniel Vargas, 39, of Kissimmee, was driving a 2006 Suzuki motorcycle at a high rate of speed eastbound in the center lane of U.S. 192 near Polynesia Isle Boulevard at about 2:30 a.m., according to a Florida Highway Patrol report.

Humberto Marrero Rivera, 55, of Kissimmee, was driving a 2006 Ford van in front of Vargas. Vargas failed to slow down as he approached the van and slammed into it, the report stated. Vargas was pronounced dead at the scene. Rivera was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.