Motorcyclist dies after colliding with Cadillac in Surprise

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SURPRISE -- A motorcyclist died after being hit by a car in Surprise Monday morning.

According to Surprise police Sgt. Mark Ortega, Theodore Lukas, 46, of Phoenix, was riding his 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle westbound on Bell Road at 115 Avenue at approximately 8 a.m.

Ortega said a Cadillac driven by Wendell Utrata, 87, of Sun City West, made a left turn into the motorcycle's path.

Lukas died after he was transported to a local hospital.

The collision is still under investigation.