• Motorcyclist dies in Colonial Drive crash, troopers say

    By: WFTV Web Staff


    ORLANDO, Fla. - A motorcyclist is dead after he crashed into a car that pulled out in front of him on Colonial Drive Sunday evening, the Florida Highway Patrol said. 

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    The 23-year-old Winter Haven biker, who hasn’t been identified, was driving east on Colonial Drive near the intersection with Amber Drive around 6:10 p.m. when a 2013 Hyundai pulled out in front him. 

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    The Hyundai driver was attempting to turn left onto Colonial from Amber Drive when he pulled out in front of the motorcyclist, troopers said. 

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    The motorcyclist died at the scene, troopers said. 

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    Troopers have been unable to determine if he was wearing a helmet. 

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    Troopers said charges against the driver are pending. 

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