Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Okaloosa County

Officials in Okaloosa County are investigating a fatal traffic accident that happened Sunday night.

Officials say it happened in Destin on US Highway 98 near the intersection of State Road 293 around 10:45 p.m.

Twenty-nine-year-old Jeremy L. Sweat of Youngstown was heading west in the center westbound lane on his motorcycle when he failed to stop at a red light and hit the rear of a 2003 Infiniti SUV.

Sweat was thrown from the motorcycle and died on the scene.

The collision also pushed the Infiniti into a 1983 Ford Mustang, no one in ease in either vehicle was injured.