Beverly Hills, FL (July 22, 2020) - A man from Hernando was killed in a motorcycle crash that took place in Beverly Hills. The crash happened on Tuesday, July 21st around 4:11 p.m.
According to reports from the Florida Highway Patrol, the motorcyclist was traveling southbound on County Road 491 near West Hampshire Boulevard. At the same time, a sedan was traveling northbound on C.R. 491. The sedan turned in front of the motorcycle, causing a collision between the two vehicles. The motorcyclist was ejected from the bike. He was later taken to a hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. No one else was hurt in the crash.
An investigation is ongoing at this time. There is no further information available.
Motorcycle accidents in Florida can result in serious and life-threatening injuries to victims. A motorcycle accident can happen very suddenly and, in many cases, is caused by drivers who fail to take appropriate precautions to avoid a crash from occurring. Motorcyclists are very vulnerable because the bike does not protect the rider from the force of the crash.
Our condolences are with the victim's family during this difficult time.
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