KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A motorcyclist is dead after a crash on 71 Highway near Red Bridge Road Sunday night.

The Kansas City Police Department said at about 7:22 p.m., a maroon Pontiac Vibe driving north on 71 suddenly changed lanes into the path of an oncoming black Harley Davidson.

The motorcyclist crashed into the Pontiac, drifted off the highway and hit an exit sign. They were ejected from the motorcycle and landed on the grassy median.

The motorcyclist was transported to a local hospital in critical condition and died from their injuries. He has been identified as 57-year-old Allen S. Tolen, of Greenwood, Missouri.

The driver of the Pontiac Vibe was not injured in the crash.

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