Charges are pending against a St. Cloud motorcyclist after he crashed Monday morning, killing his passenger.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the 30-year-old St. Cloud man was driving a motorcycle northbound on Redditt Road in Orange County at about 2:30 a.m. with a 34-year-old female passenger from Orlando.
For an unknown reason, the driver failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway, traveled onto the shoulder of the road and struck a sign. Both individuals were ejected. The woman was pronounced dead on scene. The driver was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center in serious condition.
The crash remains under investigation and charges are pending against the St. Cloud man.