Cape Coral, FL (December 1, 2019) - One person lost their life in a crash that took place in Cape Coral on Saturday, November 30th. The crash was reported on Del Prado Boulevard near Beach Parkway.
The Cape Coral Police Department responded to the scene. According to officers, the collision involved a car and a motorcycle. There is no word on what led up to the accident. The deceased victim was not immediately identified pending notification of next-of-kin. Officials remained on the scene for several hours while the crash was investigated and the roadway was closed during that time. Motorists were urged to find alternate routes.
There are no additional details available.
We are saddened to hear of this fatal crash in Cape Coral.
Motorcycles can be a very dangerous mode of transportation. There are more fatal accidents reported involving motorcycles than any other type of vehicle. In fact, motorcycle crashes make up about 15% of all traffic-related fatalities in Florida despite accounting for only 3% of all registered vehicles. Police will continue to investigate this accident to determine the cause. Our thoughts are with the family of the deceased victim during this difficult time.
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