Douglas Walters, 59, drove his Harley Davidson motorcycle eastbound on SR-224 at around 4:00 p.m. when the accident occurred. The bus driver, 46-year-old James Fleming, traveled westbound on SR-224 and turned into a driveway near Van Giesen Street, failing to see Walters in the eastbound lane.
KVEW-TV reports that Walters crashed into the bus and died at the scene. Walters was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. Fleming and a passenger on the bus did not suffer any injuries.
Officials say charges are pending against Fleming for failure to yield, reports KVEW-TV.
The following information is provided by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS):