News: Motorcyclist injured in collision with Citrus County sheriff’s office vehicle


CITRUS COUNTY, FL – A motorcyclist was injured in a collision with a Citrus County Sheriff’s Office vehicle on Wednesday morning, according to the Citrus County Chronicle.

The rider was part of an escort brigade for the traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Procession.  The incident happened as the brigade was heading towards a Harley Davidson facility on U.S. 19/98 in Homosassa Springs.

The sheriff’s office said that as the escort reached West Homosassa Trail in Lecanto at about 9:45 a.m., one of the motorcyclists hit a Public Service Officer vehicle with the sheriff’s office.

The motorcyclist sustained minor injuries and was taken to an area hospital.  The officer, who was outside the vehicle at the time, was not injured.

At Whittel & Melton, we know just how devastating a motorcycle accident can be to victims and their families. While we cannot undo what has already been done, we do pride ourselves on being able to hold the at-fault party responsible for their actions and represent victims in their motorcycle accident personal injury or wrongful death claims. If you were injured in a motorcycle crash, you have our guarantee that our Citrus County Motorcycle Accident Attorneys will pursue maximum compensation on your behalf. Contact us online or by phone at 866-608-5529 to schedule a free consultation.

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