SARASOTA -- The northbound lanes of U.S. 301 at Fruitville Road in Sarasota have been re-opened after police investigated a crash between a motorcycle and a car early Tuesday, according to police.
Between 6 and 6:30 a.m., a 57-year-old motorcyclist from Sarasota was heading north when he collided with a car that was turning left into a Shell gas station, police said.
The motorcyclist suffered unknown injuries and was flown by helicopter to Blake Medical Center in Bradenton.
The driver of the car was not injured.
The lanes were re-opened about 8:15 a.m.