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Highway patrol identifies motorcyclist killed in Lealman accident

A Pinellas Park motorcyclist died from his injuries after he collided with an automobile in Lealman on Monday morning, according to authorities.

The crash happened minutes before 11 a.m. Alfred W. Dorn, 54, was going east on 54th Avenue N and approaching 66th Street when his 1998 Harley Davidson struck a 2010 Chevrolet sedan that was westbound on 54th Avenue, according to an accident report by the Florida Highway Patrol.

Vincent. J. Hollingsworth, 23, of Clearwater, failed to yield the right of way to Dorn when he made a left turn onto 66th Street, according to the report.

Dorn, who was not wearing a helmet, was thrown from the bike. He was taken to Bayfront Medical Center in critical condition, where he was later pronounced dead, according to FHP.

The crash remains under investigation. No charges have been filed, the FHP said.

Highway patrol identifies motorcyclist killed in Lealman accident 08/02/10 [Last modified: Monday, August 2, 2010 6:43pm]

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