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Motorcyclist dies after Tampa crash

TAMPA — A man died Tuesday afternoon after losing control of his motorcycle and hitting a road barrier, authorities said.

The man, whose name was not released pending family notification, was driving on W Spruce Street approaching the ramp onto the Veterans Expressway when he lost control of his 2003 Black Buell motorcycle about 2:15 p.m., according to Tampa police. He hit the inside road barrier and was thrown from the motorcycle.

He was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Motorcyclist dies after Tampa crash 01/22/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 10:42pm]
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