A Walton County woman died Sunday while riding a trike motorcycle. She was 61.

SANTA ROSA BEACH — A Sunday afternoon crash took the life of a Walton County resident.

According to a news release from the Florida Highway Patrol, about 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Dani Roberta Devine, 61, attempted to drive her recently purchased trike motorcycle along Magnolia Creek Road.

While in motion, Devine veered right to avoid a parked vehicle and lost control. She then drove off the road and her vehicle collided with a tree, the release said.

FHP said Devine was taken to Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast, where she died of her injuries.

She wasn't wearing a helmet and a traffic homicide investigation is ongoing, FHP reported. No alcohol was involved.