MIAMI, FL – A motorcyclist was left dead after a severe collision near NW 47th Ave. and West Flagler St. around 4:30 a.m. Thursday.
According to Local 10, another driver turned left and collided with the motorcyclist. The impact caused the other vehicle to hit the side of a building, as indicated in video footage.
The driver did not render aid and immediately fled the scene on foot. Officials believe the suspect is a white man in his 30s and has not yet been found.
The motorcyclist was identified as 50-year-old Edgar Edmundo Sarduy Suarez. He suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The intersection closed for several hours for clearance and investigation and has reopened since.
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