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OCALA, FL – One elderly motorcyclist was killed and another was injured when their vehicles collided on a rural stretch of highway about 10 miles northeast of Ocala on Tuesday.

The Ocala Star-Banner reports that a group of motorcyclists was traveling west in a single-file line on Northeast 90th Street Road near Baseline Road shortly before 11:30 a.m. that morning, when a 74-year-old man lost control of his bike during a turn, briefly left the roadway, and then swerved back onto it. In doing so, he struck a motorcycle operated by an 80-year-old man, which caused the vehicles to overturn.

Emergency responders took both men to Ocala Regional Medical Center, where the older rider died.

WESLEY CHAPEL, FL – Two people were killed and a third was injured when their vehicles collided on SR-56 in Wesley Chapel yesterday, WTSP reports.

The fatal collision comes just a day after another serious crash took place about two miles east on the same road.

A 52-year-old man attempted to turn left from SR-56 onto Lajuana Boulevard at about 3 p.m. yesterday and was struck by an oncoming vehicle. The man and his 56-year-old female passenger were both thrown from the vehicle, and were pronounced dead at the scene. Neither had been wearing a seatbelt.

WESLEY CHAPEL, FL – Two people were sent to the hospital following a major collision in Wesley Chapel on Tuesday.

According to a report by WTSP, the crash occurred at the intersection of Meadow Pointe Boulevard and State Road 56.

One person was airlifted to a nearby hospital in critical condition. A second victim was transported via ambulance.

GAINESVILLE, FL – A woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a car near the Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center in Gainesville yesterday.

According to WCJB, the unidentified victim was crossing Archer Road when she was hit by a vehilce heading west.

The woman was rushed to UF Health Shands hospital in serious condition.

THE VILLAGES, FL – A driver was sent to the hospital following a collision at an intersection just southeast of The Villages on Saturday morning.

According to a report by Villages-News, the crash occurred near the intersection of Micro Racetrack Road and County Road 466A at about 11:45 a.m.

Few details about the crash are available at this time. Photos from the scene show a silver sedan with serious front and rear-end damages blocking the intersection.

BAYONET POINT, FL – A man from West Palm Beach was killed when his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck in Pasco County on Thursday evening.

According to a report by Suncoast News, the crash occurred shortly before 6 p.m. at the intersection of Little Road and Schrader Boulevard.

Investigators believe the 37-year-old motorcyclist was traveling south on Little Road at a high rate of speed when the pickup turned into its path, causing the two to collide.

SPRING HILL, FL – A man was killed early this morning when his vehicle slammed into a power pole in northeast Spring Hill.

According to the Tampa Bay Times, the 25-year-old driver lost control of his vehilce on Elgin Boulevard near Fenian Drive at about 6:23 a.m.

Police say the man was unable to negotiate the curve, causing his SUV to leave the roadway and crash into the pole.

WESLEY CHAPEL, FL – A Road Ranger was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a hit-and-run driver on I-75 this morning.

According to Fox 13, the ranger was assisting troopers at the scene of a prior accident near Overpass Road when a Toyota sedan veered into the blocked lanes and hit the man.

The unidentified victim was sent to the hospital with serious injuries.

ALACHUA CO., FL – Two people were sent to the hospital following a multi-vehicle crash that left one victim pinned inside their vehicle near Gainesville last night.

According to CBS 4, the two-vehicle crash occurred along SR-26 just outside of Gainesville.

ACFR used the Jaws of Life to extricate one driver from their vehicle. The unidentified individual was rushed to UF Health as a trauma alert.

SPRING HILL, FL – A woman and her infant son were killed in a four-vehicle crash in Spring Hill, WFLA reports.

The crash took place some time before noon in the northbound lanes of US-19 near the intersection with Berkeley Manor Boulevard.

Police say a 35-year-old woman from Weeki Wachee and her 6-month-old son suffered fatal injuries in the wreck.

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