A collision between a motorcycle and an SUV at a busy Sarasota intersection Wednesday evening appeared to leave the motorcyclist seriously injured.

The crash occurred just after 6 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Bahia Vista Street in Sarasota. An ambulance arrived and the driver of the motorcycle was taken to the hospital.

The vehicles collided in the intersection, leaving them entangled. The motorcycle rider flew off the bike, landing on the street a few yards north of the vehicles.