RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A man died in a motorcycle crash on Six Forks Road in Raleigh Monday evening, according to State Troopers.

This happened shortly after 5:30 p.m. on Six Forks Road at Mt. Vernon Church Road.

Troopers said the motorcycle was going southbound when the female driver of a Nissan minivan heading northbound tried to make a left turn and hit the motorcycle.

The motorcycle driver, 28-year-old Jacob Thomas, died at the scene and had been wearing a helmet and reflective clothing, according to troopers.

Troopers said the driver of the minivan was taken into custody and charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle and failure to yield the right of way.

Troopers have not released the driver’s identity at this time.