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Hillsborough deputies identify motorcyclist who died after striking median

TAMPA — Hillsborough deputies identified a 48-year-old motorcyclist who died after hitting a median and crashing early Sunday.

Eleazar Escorihuela of Riverview was driving west on Progress Boulevard about 12:30 a.m. on a 2008 Yamaha V-star motorcycle, according to the Sheriff's Office.

Escorihuela struck the median at the intersection with Magnolia Park and was thrown from the motorcycle. He was not wearing a helmet.

He was taken to Tampa General Hospital, where he died.

Hillsborough deputies identify motorcyclist who died after striking median 03/19/12 [Last modified: Monday, March 19, 2012 1:05pm]
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