HUDSON, FL — An accident on a Pasco County highway claimed the life of a motorcycle rider on Monday afternoon.
Patch reports the incident occurred in the area of U.S. 19 and Tower Drive in Hudson at about 4:40 p.m. The Florida Highway Patrol said the motorcyclist was making a U-turn while going north on U.S. 19 and turned into the path of a tractor-trailer truck that was headed south.
The 61-year-old motorcyclist was hit by the truck and was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim’s name was not released. The truck was driven by a 43-year-old Spring Hill man. No other injuries were reported in the crash.
If you or a loved one were hurt in a motorcycle accident due to the recklessness or carelessness of another motorist, contact a Pasco County Motorcycle Accident Lawyer from Kemp, Ruge, and Green Law Group right away. Our legal team has the skill and experience necessary to get you the fair compensation you deserve while you recover from your accident. To discuss your individual case, schedule a free consultation by calling 727-325-5512 or reach out to us online.