BROOKSVILLE, FL – State troopers said a 65-year-old man died after his motorcycle was struck by a sport utility vehicle in Brooksville Monday morning.
According to the Tampa Bay Times, the SUV driver was trying to pull into the parking lot of a Florida Cracker Kitchen restaurant when she entered the path of the motorcyclist as he headed south on Jefferson Street at about 10:40 a.m.
The vehicles collided head-on and the motorcyclist, a Brooksville resident, was pronounced dead at an area hospital. His name was not released. The SUV driver, a 64-year-old woman from Clearwater, was not injured.
Motorcyclists are at risk of catastrophic injuries when involved in collisions with other vehicles. If you or a close family member have been the victim of a motorcycle crash, you can discuss your options for seeking compensation with an experienced Hernando County Motorcycle Accident Lawyer at the law office of Kemp, Ruge and Green. Find out more and ask questions regarding your case in our free consultation, which you can schedule by calling 727-847-4878 or completing our contact form.