Cocoa, FL (June 9, 2019) - A motorcyclist was killed in a crash on US-1 on Sunday, June 9th. The crash occurred just before 12:00 p.m., near the intersection with Rosa L. Jones Drive.
The Cocoa Police Department was on the scene around 12:20 p.m. Investigators reported that the crash involved the motorcycle and a vehicle. The motorcyclist died shortly after the crash. No details regarding the accident have been released and the name of the deceased victim is not known at this time. An investigation into the accident remains ongoing and there is no word on whether any others sustained injuries.
No further details have been released.
Over 500 fatal motorcycle accidents are reported every year in Florida. Given the temperate climate of our state, motorcycle enthusiasts are able to ride year-round. A larger number of motorcycles, however, can also lead to a greater probability of serious crashes. Nearly every motorcycle accident results in injury to the rider, and many of the injuries are serious and even fatal. Our thoughts are with the family affected by this tragic crash in Cocoa. If we obtain more information, we will bring it to you.
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