Motorcyclist dies in deadly crash on Roosevelt Blvd. in St. Pete

A deadly crash left a motorcyclist dead during the morning-commute hours in St. Pete, police said.

The crash occurred Tuesday morning, and involved two vehicles and a motorcycle. The westbound lanes of Roosevelt Blvd. and the southbound exit from I-275 were closed during the investigation, but have since reopened. 

St. Pete police said a motorcyclist, who was later identified as 31-year-old Edwin Colon, was heading west on Roosevelt Blvd when a vehicle entered the road from the southbound I-275 exit ramp. Both crashed, and a second vehicle struck the motorcycle.

Colon died at the scene, police said.