Milton, FL (July 5, 2018) – A County Road 184 crash took place Wednesday morning in early hours that took the life of a 24-year-old man. Originally, police reported that the accident took place on County Road 189 but it actually happened on County Road 184.
The 24-year-old man, from Milton, died early in the morning when he was riding his Harley-Davidson Sportster, which struck a utility pole in an accident. The Florida Highway Patrol was called to investigate the scene of the incident.
The 24-year-old was identified as Stephen Henry, who was driving southwest at the time on Santa Rosa County Road around 1:23 a.m. He came upon a left-hand curve and veered off of the roadway. His vehicle crashed into a pole and he was killed.
Henry was originally reported missing on Thursday after he never made it home. Investigations are ongoing at this time.
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