FHP: Motorcyclist Killed in Overnight Crash
Chadwick Vogt, 40, of Port Orange was heading south on Tomoka Farms Road in Volusia County, when he attempted to turn left onto Ludlow Boulevard, traveling into the direct path of Ernest A. Smith, 59, of Deltona.
Smith was traveling north on Tomoka Farms Road on a 2007 Honda motorcycle, just after 9:30 p.m.
Troopers said, the front of Vogt’s 1990 Ford Bronco struck the front of the Honda motorcycle and Smith was ejected onto the roadway.
Smith, who was wearing a helmet, died at the scene.
Toxicology results are being awaited to determine whether alcohol played a role in the crash.
Troopers also said, the crash remains under investigation and charges are pending.