Motorcyclist killed Tuesday night in Kent crash

A motorcyclist was killed in Kent Tuesday night after colliding with an SUV, the Kent Fire Department reported.

The accident took place at 5 p.m. in the 4600 block of S. 272nd Street. The street remains closed in both directions between Lake Fenwick Road and 42nd Avenue South while King County sheriff’s detectives investigate.

The victim’s name, age and city of residence have not been released. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman who was behind the wheel of the SUV was not injured in the crash.