Lakeland, FL (September 28, 2019) - A 24-year-old man from Lakeland was killed in a motorcycle crash on Friday, September 27th. The crash occurred around 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of South Florida Avenue and West Alamo Drive.
The Lakeland Police Department responded to the crash scene. According to reports, Jarrod Naberhaus was riding a Kawasaki ZX-6R southbound in the outside lanes of the roadway. At the same time, 72-year-old Kristiana Giordano was driving a 2015 Toyota Highlander northbound. Giordano turned left in front of Naberhaus's motorcycle as the two approached the intersection. Naberhaus was ejected from the motorcycle. Rescue personnel arrived on the scene and began providing life-saving measures. Ultimately, Naberhaus succumbed to his injuries around 11:39 a.m.
The crash is under investigation by traffic homicide detectives. No further information was provided.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to the family of Jarrod Naberhaus in this tragic Lakeland motorcycle crash. Losing a loved one to any type of traffic accident is a truly devastating experience. Unfortunately, motorcyclists are frequently involved in serious and fatal crashes due to the relative lack of protection offered by motorcycles compared to other vehicles.
At Rubenstein Law, our team of skilled and experienced Florida motorcycle accident lawyers will be there for you if you or a loved one has been affected by a motorcycle accident in our state. We understand the seriousness of these crashes and we will fight hard to ensure that you receive the compensation you need to ease the burdens you are facing at this time.
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