Bonita Springs, FL (May 16, 2019) - A motorcyclist was killed in a crash with a school bus on Wednesday, May 15th. The crash happened on Pennsylvania Avenue, near Playa Del Rey Lane.
The Florida Highway Patrol assisted at the crash scene. According to troopers, 22-year-old Ignacio Juan Pedro was riding his bike westbound on Pennsylvania when he collided with a stopped school bus. After colliding with the bus, the motorcycle moved forward and struck another vehicle on Playa Del Rey. Pedro died at the crash scene.
Police are still investigating and no further details are currently available.
Our deepest condolences are extended to the family of Ignacio Juan Pedro following this tragic motorcycle accident.
Motorcycles account for a large proportion of all fatal traffic accidents reported in Florida. Given the relative lack of protection offered by motorcycles, it is highly likely that a motorcycle crash could result in devastating and debilitating injuries for those involved.
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