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Clearwater police investigating motorcycle fatality on Memorial Causeway Bridge

CLEARWATER — A motorcyclist hit a median atop the Memorial Causeway Bridge on Sunday and was thrown from the bike and killed, police said.

Police said the motorcyclist, whose name had not yet been released, was headed east on the causeway. The cyclist hit the median and was thrown into the westbound lanes and died at the scene.

Authorities closed the westbound lanes of the bridge Sunday evening while the investigation continued, but later reopened them.

Other details of the crash were not yet available.

Clearwater police investigating motorcycle fatality on Memorial Causeway Bridge 05/06/12 [Last modified: Monday, May 7, 2012 12:25pm]

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