Police: Motorcyclist dies after running stop sign

Published On: Dec 28 2012 05:09:20 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 28 2012 05:22:03 PM EST

Police say a man seen speeding on his motorcycle earlier on Friday died in the afternoon after running a red stop sign on West 45th Street and being hit by an SUV.

The 32-year-old motorcyclist, whose name was not released at the scene, was taken to Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, where he died of his injuries.

Police found a helmet at the scene, but they aren't sure if he was wearing it at the time.