Florida Highway Patrol reported a motorcyclist crashed on Fruitville Rd. in Sarasota Sunday night.
The motorcyclist was going west on Fruitville Rd when as he approached the intersection of Fruitville and Vic Edwards Rd when he edged into the eastbound lanes to pass an F-150 pickup truck driven by Michael McMurray.
The motorcyclist, Alva Graber a thirty six year old from Sarasota, collided with the truck and the force of the collision ejected Graber from the motorcycle and onto the roadway.
Graber suffered serious injuries and was flown to Tampa General Hospital. The accident took place after 9p.m.