Pasco County, FL (June 17, 2020) – A fatal motorcycle accident took place in Pasco County this past Monday to which authorities promptly responded.
The collision occurred on County Line Road on June 15 when a 24-year-old motorcyclist was traveling on County Line Road near Teebs Boulevard. At the same time, an individual from Tampa, identified as a 22-year-old man, was traveling west in a single-unit truck.
The 22-year-old truck driver attempted to make a left hand turn onto Teebs Blvd when he struck the motorcyclist. The driver of the motorcycle was ejected from the bike and suffered life-threatening injuries. He later died as a result of those injuries.
There is no information available on whether or not the truck driver was injured. Neither persons involved have been identified.
A police investigation into the crash and its circumstances will continue.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
According to information provided by A Safer Florida, over 10,000 motorcycle collisions occur in the Sunshine State every year. In 2016, there were 10,331 motorcycle crashes in Florida with 515 rider fatalities reported.
In 2017 across the US, over 5,000 people lost their life due to fatal motorcycle accidents.
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