News: Motorcyclist dies after being hit by car in Marion County

MARION COUNTY, FL – State troopers said a motorcyclist was killed in a crash in Marion County on Monday afternoon.

A report by WKMG states that the collision occurred in the vicinity of County Road 484 and County Road 467.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the motorcycle rider was headed east along County Road 484.  As he turned to make a left onto County Road 467 at about 2:10 p.m, the motorcycle entered the path of a westbound sedan and the vehicles collided.

The motorcycle rider, a 37-year-old man from Tampa, was pronounced dead after being rushed to an area hospital.

The driver and passenger in the sedan were not injured in the incident.

At the law firm of Whittel & Melton, our Marion County Motorcycle Accident Attorneys fight to protect the rights of motorcycle injury victims. If you or a loved one have been the victim of such a crash, we will work hard to help you recover the full and fair financial compensation that you deserve.  We can be reached online or by phone at 866-608-5529 to schedule a free consultation where we can discuss your case in detail.

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