Category: motorcycle accident

Seven people injured in night of motorcycle crashes

Seven people injured in night of motorcycle crashes PINELLAS PARK-There was a lot of mayhem involving motorcycles in the area around U.S.19 and 49th Street in Pinellas Park Wednesday night. A series of incidents involving eight motorcyclists resulted in seven people being injured –six of them motorcyclists. Police said one of the motorcyclists suffered life-threatening

Motorcyclist killed in crash

TAMPA –A 25–year–old man was killed when he wrecked a motorcycle early Thursday morning. The man, whose name has not been released, was traveling north at high speed on Nebraska Avenue about 2 a.m., according to the Tampa Police Department. At East Yukon Street, he crashed into the back of a pickup, authorities said. Emergency

Minor injuries In Bradford crash

One person had minor injuries following a March 8 traffic crash on S.R. 16 at C.R. 225 in Bradford County According to the report by Florida Highway Patrol Trooper M.D. Childress, Marcus Miller, 64, of Raiford was driving a 1996 Ford pickup east on C.R. 225, approaching the intersection of S.R. 16. Christian Burns, 39,

“Man dies in Titusville motorcycle crash”

A Brevard County man died early this morning after losing control of his motorcycle and crashing into a concrete wall, Titusville police said. Salvatore Joseph Cruz, 21, of Mims, was riding a 1998 Honda motorcycle west on Harrison Street just after 2 a.m. when he struck the wall. He was taken to Parrish Medical Center,

“Spring Hill motorcyclist dies after striking tree, being run into”

SPRING HILL — A motorcyclist was killed early Sunday after failing to make a curve, striking a tree and then being hit by another driver, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The name of the cyclist, 34 from Spring Hill, was not released pending notification of relatives. The patrol said that around 3 a.m., the motorcyclist

“Motorcyclist dies after crashing into dog”

OCALA, Fla. (AP) – A man who fell off his motorcycle last month after hitting a dog in north Florida has died. Florida Highway Patrol reports that 71-year-old Robert J. Lendman died Saturday at a Gainesville hospital. FHP says Lendman was riding his 2006 Harley-Davidson on a county road near Ocala Feb. 15 when he

“One injured in motorcycle wreck”

CRESTVIEW — A Crestview man was flown to Baptist Hospital in serious condition after being ejected from his motorcycle.The wreck happened today shortly after 4 p.m., according to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol.John C. Williams, 67, was driving his Honda motorcycle west on James Lee Boulevard in the outside lane.Crestview resident Vickie L.

“Pedestrian killed in motorcycle crash ID’d”

Port Orange police have identified a man killed by a motorcycle as he crossed Ridgewood Avenue during Bike Week.George F. Searles, 51, of Port Orange, died about 10 p.m. March 10 when a southbound motorcyclist hit him at Ridgewood’s intersection with Niver Street, in front of a Dollar General store.Port Orange Assistant Police Chief Wayne

“Two motorcyclists injured in fatal crash identified”

Police on Thursday identified two motorcyclists who were injured in an accident that killed a man late Tuesday night. Robert Moore, 38, and Nicole Moore, 41, both of Holiday, were airlifted to Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg after the accident that happened around 11:15 p.m. on U.S. 19 near Tookes Road. On Thursday evening,

“One dead after motorcyclists collide on U.S. 19”

TARPON SPRINGS — If you ask anyone in the local cadre of motorcyclists in New Port Richey, they’d tell you James Perrini was one of their brothers.“He’d take the shirt off his back if you needed it,” said friend and colleague Andrew Mackay.Perrini, owner of Chickies Pub and a member of the Suncoast Brotherhood Biker