Police: Motorcyclist dies in crash on Taconic State Parkway

Police say a man died in a vehicle crash on the Taconic State Parkway in Mount Pleasant on Sunday. 
They say an SUV operated by Ismael Lopez, age 26, of White Plains, was northbound on the Taconic State Parkway and attempted to make a left hand turn onto Cleveland Street. 
Officials say 19-year-old Jason R. Brand, of Mount Pleasant, was southbound on the parkway on a motorcycle and was unable to avoid the SUV. 
Police say the collision caused Brand to be ejected off his motorcycle. Brand was transported to Westchester Medical Center where he later died.