Hillsborough County, FL (May 26, 2021) - A 44-year-old man from Ruskin died in a motorcycle crash on Wednesday, May 26th. The collision was reported around 12:45 p.m. on Miller Mac Road near U.S. 41.
According to police and rescue workers, a 61-year-old Ruskin woman was driving on Highway 41 at the intersection when she made a left turn onto Miller Mac. The woman turned in front of an oncoming motorcycle and the two vehicles collided. The driver of the motorcycle was killed at the scene while no one else was hurt. There is no further information available at this time.
An investigation is ongoing.
Deadly crashes in Florida take place about once every 90 seconds. While no one ever expects to be involved in an accident, these incidents take place multiple times per day. A fatal crash is reported approximately every three hours. These numbers serve as a reminder that motorists are constantly at risk of being involved in an injury crash while they are on our state's roadways.
Our most sincere condolences go out to the victim's family after this motorcycle crash in Hillsborough County.
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