One man is dead after an accident involving a motorcycle and a car Saturday morning.

It happened in the 3100 block of West Charter Oak Road.

The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Initially the driver of the car left the scene but came back later to talk to officers.

Police said the driver of the car was headed Eastbound on Charter Oak trying to make a left turn when he collided with the West bound motorcycle.

The driver of the car was arrested and taken to the Peoria County jail.