According to the Florida Highway Patrol, which is investigating the accident, the driver of a GMC Sierra had just left a gas station and turned onto Indiantown Road. The motorcycle, which was also traveling along that road in the eastbound direction, could not stop in time to avoid hitting the truck.
FHP identified the motorcyclist as 45 year old Richard E. Craig of Jupiter. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Eastbound traffic was blocked for two hours.
No charges have been filed, but the accident remains under investigation.
For more information please visit: http://www.wptv.com/content/news/northpbc/jupiter/story/Motorcyclist-killed-on-Indiantown-Rd-in-Jupiter/1EiyHiOvXkO9qEDNWvVu6g.cspx
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