News: Motorcycle rider dies after being struck by vehicles on US 27


CLERMONT, FL – The Florida Highway Patrol said a motorcyclist was killed in an accident in Lake County on Sunday evening.

WKMG reported details of the incident that occurred on U.S. Highway 27 at Frank Jarrell Road near Clermont.

The FHP said a man was riding a 2024 Kawasaki southbound on U.S. 27 at about 6:22 and lost control of the bike, causing him to fall onto the road.  The motorcyclist, a 26-year-old Kissimmee resident, was struck by eight vehicles and pronounced dead at the scene.

No other injuries were reported, and the drivers of all the vehicles involved stayed at the scene.

State troopers are continuing their investigation into the incident.

The team of Lake County motorcycle accident attorneys at the law firm of Whittel & Melton help the victims of motorcycle accidents and other personal injuries receive the fair compensation they’re owed from responsible parties. So if you or a loved one have been involved in a motorcycle crash contact us online or by phone at 866-608-5529 to schedule a free consultation where we can discuss your options.

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