By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A motorcyclist is dead after he was hit by a man driving a sport-utility vehicle in West Pullman Tuesday evening.

At 7:35 p.m., an 81-year-old man was driving a 2013 silver Ford Explorer north in the 12900 block of South Halsted Street – just within the city limits – when he hit a 48-year-old man riding a motorcycle.

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The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The driver of the Ford Explorer was taken to Roseland Community Hospital in good condition.

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The police Major Accident Investigation Unit was investigating late Tuesday.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff