Pinellas County, FL (May 18, 2020) – Two individuals were severely injured in a motorcycle accident that occurred on I-275 this past Saturday.
Authorities responded to the crash that occurred near mile marker 12 on I-275 around 1:00 p.m. on May 16. The accident involved a motorcycle with two passengers who were ejected from the bike.
The driver, a 72-year-old male from St. Petersburg, and his passenger, a 57-year-old female, were transported to a nearby medical center to be treated for severe injuries.
No further information has been released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families during this difficult time in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
There were over 10,000 motorcycle accidents reported in Florida in 2016, which resulted in 515 rider fatalities. Statistical information regarding motorcycle accidents in Florida revealed that 97% of motorcycle accidents that occur in Florida occur in clear weather conditions. This points to the fact that motorcycles are dangerous to drive no matter what the weather is like.
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