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FHP: Hudson motorcyclist dies after running stop sign

HUDSON — A 21-year-old motorcyclist died Tuesday morning after crossing the path of a pickup truck.

Mason Lee Rohde was driving north on Kim Lane about 8:30 a.m. when he ran a stop sign at Tami Trail, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. A 2004 Chevrolet Silverado, which was driving east on Tami Trail, hit the motorcycle and ran over the driver, the FHP said.

Rohde, of Hudson, was taken to Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, where he died from his injuries.

The driver of the Silverado, 65-year-old Harry H. Buckwalter of Spring Hill, was not injured.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the crash remains under investigation.

FHP: Hudson motorcyclist dies after running stop sign 01/15/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 7:41pm]
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