News: Driver fatally hits motorcyclist while turning left onto I-75


TAMPA, FL – A motorcyclist’s life was claimed when he was hit by a Dodge Journey driver who turned left from East Fowler Avenue onto the I-75 on-ramp Sunday.

Florida Highway Patrol told FOX 13 News this collision happened around 8:45 p.m. Troopers said leading up to this incident, the motorcyclist — a 26-year-old man — was traveling east on Fowler in an outside lane, while the Dodge motorist — a 19-year-old woman — was going west on Fowler. 

The 19-year-old sustained minor wounds and the 26-year-old man succumbed to fatal injuries at the scene.  

The wrongful death lawyers at Whittel & Melton, LLC are committed to aiding surviving spouses and relatives in pursuing a wrongful death lawsuit and helping you secure your rightful compensation. Call our office at 866-608-5529 or online to set up a free case evaluation. 


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