A Florida motorcycle rider from Jacksonville was killed in late April following a traffic accident. The man, who was 67 years old at the time of the incident, died from his injuries after being hospitalized. Police have not yet provided details about the driver of the vehicle that hit him.
The motorcyclist was struck as he traveled through the intersection of Edgewood Avenue North along Commonwealth Avenue. The vehicle that hit him was in the process of making a left turn onto Edgewood. Police did not reveal whether the driver who struck the elderly rider had the right of way at the time of the incident, which was reported to have occurred at around 6:15 a.m. Although negligence often plays a part in motorcycle accidents such as these, no details have been released about the exact sequence of events or whether the incident is under official investigation.