Ocala motorcyclist dies in crash on County Road 200

By: Chip Skambis

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OCALA, Fla. - An Ocala man died in a motorcycle crash on County Road 200 Saturday evening, the Florida Highway Patrol said. 

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Jack Reid, 64, was driving on CR 200 in front of a gold Chevrolet Blazer around 7:30 p.m. when he swerved for an unknown reason just before the road's intersection with Northwest 44th Street, troopers said. 

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As a result, the Blazer hit the motorcycle, troopers said. 

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Reid was taken to Ocala Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. 

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He was not wearing a helmet, according to the crash report. 

The driver of the Blazer was not hurt in the crash, troopers said. 
 

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