• 2 killed in motorcycle crash in Orange County


    ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - Two people were killed Friday in a car and motorcycle collision in Orange County.

    The crash happened near the intersection of Turkey Lake Road and the Central Florida Parkway about 5 p.m.

    Donald Pietruszka, 77, of Apopka was driving a Lexus with 74-year-old Carol Pietruszka of Apopka as his passenger, according to Florida Highway Patrol. 

    The report said 45-year-old Miguel Gines Pagan of Orlando was driving a motorcycle. 

    Donald Pietruszka was stopped in a driveway off Turkey Lake Road facing east. Pagan was going southbound on Turkey Lake Road in the inside lane. Pietruszka tried to turn left onto northbound Turkey Lake Road and traveled directly into the path of Pagan's motorcycle.

    Both vehicle collided. Donald Pietruszka and Pagan were killed, according to FHP. 

    The report said Carol was taken to Dr Phillips Hospital with minor injuries. 

    FHP is investigating if the crash was alcohol-related. 

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