News: 1 dead, 4 injured after motorcycle and SUV collide in Hernando County


HUDSON, FL – One person was killed and four others injured in a collision in Hernando County on Saturday afternoon, according to a WFLA report.

The incident occurred at the intersection of Fort Dade Avenue and East Avenue.  The Florida Highway Patrol said the driver of a Dodge Journey SUV went through a stop sign at that location, and was struck by a motorcycle.

The driver of the motorcycle, a 53-year-old Hudson man, was declared dead after being taken to an area hospital. His passenger, a 40-year-old woman from Largo, was hospitalized with serious injuries.

The driver of the Dodge and his two passengers sustained minor injuries.  All three are from New Port Richey.

If you have been injured or if you have lost a family member or loved one in any motorcycle accident in Spring Hill, Brooksville, or elsewhere in Hernando County that was caused by someone else’s recklessness or negligence, then it is very important to fight for your fair recovery.  Our Hernando County Motorcycle Accident Attorneys at Whittel & Melton have years of experience handling these types of cases and can fight on your behalf for justice and compensation. We can be reached online or by phone at 866-608-5529 to schedule a free consultation where we can review your legal options.

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