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Motorcyclist killed in Clearwater crash

A man driving a motorcycle was killed Sunday evening after he collided with a car making a turn, Clearwater police said.

The motorcyclist, whose name has not been released, was driving northbound on Missouri Avenue shortly after 9:30 p.m. Saturday when he crashed into a car turning east on to Belleair Road, police said. The motorcyclist, who was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, was rushed to Morton Plant Hospital where he died a short time later, police said.

Authorities advised drivers to avoid the intersection of the crash, as it will be closed during the investigation.

Motorcyclist killed in Clearwater crash 04/13/14 [Last modified: Sunday, April 13, 2014 10:53pm]
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