A motorcyclist severely injured in a wreck last week died at Kennestone Hospital Wednesday, according to Cobb Police.

Lester Keller, 46, of Canton was riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle south on Canton Road on Friday afternoon when the driver of a 2020 Kia Niro was trying to turn left onto Canton Road from Kurtz Road, police said.

The driver of the Kia, Brent Heath, 67, of Marietta, failed to yield, and the front tire of the Harley-Davidson struck the driver’s side of the Kia.

Keller, who was thrown over the top of the Kia, was taken to Wellstar Kennestone Hospital with serious injuries, police said in a news release earlier this week.

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