St. Louis County police said the preliminary investigation revealed the motorcyclist was traveling southbound on Lemay Ferry Rd. The SUV was leaving a business parking lot and trying to enter the northbound lanes of Lemay Ferry Rd. when it collided with the motorcycle. The SUV continued and hit a gas pump at the Phillips 66/Texaco station, which started a fire. The male motorcyclist was taken to the hospital but was pronounced dead. His identity has not yet been released.