Green Cove Springs, FL - Female Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on CR 309
Green Cove Springs, FL (February 25, 2023) - A woman was killed in a motorcycle accident that took place in Green Cove Springs on Friday night, February 24th. The accident took place on County Road 309 near County Road 308 around 7:30 p.m.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 52-year-old woman from Green Cove Springs was riding a motorcycle on CR 309 when a van turned in front of her at a gas station parking lot. The woman swerved to avoid the van but was unsuccessful in avoiding a crash. She was thrown from her bike after the collision. Rescue crews airlifted the victim to a local hospital, but she later succumbed to her injuries. Her identity has not been released at this time. There were no other injuries reported. There is no word on whether any charges will be filed.
An investigation is underway at this time.
Motorcyclists are very prominent across Florida. Many Floridians enjoy riding motorcycles as a hobby or as a mode of regular transportation. However, riding a motorcycle can come with great risk. Each year, more than 500 people are killed, and thousands are injured in motorcycle accidents that take place across our state. Riders are certainly very vulnerable to the extreme force and impact of an accident.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the woman who was killed in this Green Cove Springs motorcycle accident.
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