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St. Petersburg man in critical condition after motorcycle crash

Standalone hed goes here Pinellas County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a serious motorcycle crash that took place Thursday night and left a man in critical condition.  Authorities said Yeinny Yocasta Owens was driving a Toyota Prius headed south at the 9100 block of Blind Pass Road at 9:37 p.m. A Suzuki motorcycle driven by Joseph William Maksimowicz was headed north at a high speed when it crossed into the southbound lane and hit the Prius head on, deputies said in a statement.  Maksimowicz, 21, of 4941 56th Way N, St. Petersburg, was taken to a hospital by ambulance and was listed in critical condition, deputies said. Owens, the Prius driver, 33, from Madeira Beach, was also taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, authorities said. The investigation is continuing, authorities said.

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Standalone hed goes here Pinellas County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a serious motorcycle crash that took place Thursday night and left a man in critical condition. Authorities said Yeinny Yocasta Owens was driving a Toyota Prius headed south at the 9100 block of Blind Pass Road at 9:37 p.m. A Suzuki motorcycle driven by Joseph William Maksimowicz was headed north at a high speed when it crossed into the southbound lane and hit the Prius head on, deputies said in a statement. Maksimowicz, 21, of 4941 56th Way N, St. Petersburg, was taken to a hospital by ambulance and was listed in critical condition, deputies said. Owens, the Prius driver, 33, from Madeira Beach, was also taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, authorities said. The investigation is continuing, authorities said.

ST. PETE BEACH — Pinellas County sheriff's deputies are investigating a serious motorcycle crash that took place Thursday night and left a man in critical condition.

Authorities said Yeinny Yocasta Owens was driving a Toyota Prius headed south at the 9100 block of Blind Pass Road at 9:37 p.m. A Suzuki motorcycle driven by Joseph William Maksimowicz was headed north at a high speed when it crossed into the southbound lane and hit the Prius head on, deputies said in a statement.

Maksimowicz, 21, of 4941 56th Way N, St. Petersburg, was taken to a hospital by ambulance and was listed in critical condition, deputies said. Owens, the Prius driver, 33, from Madeira Beach, was also taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, authorities said. The investigation is continuing, authorities said.

St. Petersburg man in critical condition after motorcycle crash 04/12/13 [Last modified: Friday, April 12, 2013 10:45pm]
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