At about 5:15 p.m. ET on Saturday, 24-year-old Brandon Coates was riding his 2005 Kawasaki motorcycle east along West Waterville Road in Carroll County.
David Wagner, 70, of Catonsville was making a left turn onto West Waterville Road and didn’t yield to Coates, who struck the vehicle and thrown from his motorcycle.
Maryland State Police and the Mt. Airy Fire Department responded to the scene of the accident, where Coates was pronounced dead.
His body was taken to the Office of the Medical Examiner in Baltimore for an autopsy.
The Maryland State Police is conducting an investigation, which is ongoing at this hour.