Jacksonville, FL (January 26, 2021) - A motorcyclist died in a crash that took place in Jacksonville on Monday, January 25th. The collision happened around 4:30 p.m. on Beach Boulevard near Beachwood Boulevard.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a motorcyclist was riding eastbound on Beach Boulevard when his bike was hit by a vehicle that made an improper lane change. The victim was rushed to the hospital but later succumbed to his injuries. He has been identified only as a 29-year-old man at this time. The 63-year-old driver was not injured in the crash. There is no word on whether any charges will be filed.
No additional information is available.
Florida motorcycle accidents take place each and every day. A motorcycle crash poses a great risk of death or serious injury for victims. Motorcycles offer little protection against the force of a crash and many motorcyclists are thrown from their bikes following the accident, further increasing the chances of injury.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to the family of the deceased motorcyclist following this motorcycle crash in Jacksonville.
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