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Tampa man killed in motorcycle wreck

A 19-year-old Tampa man was killed Tuesday evening when his motorcycle collided with a truck, Hillsborough sheriff's deputies said.

Clayton Hester of 3401 North Lake View Drive, Apt. 613, died at the scene. The accident occurred at 6:12 p.m. at W Fletcher Avenue and Greentree Drive.

Deputies said Hester was traveling west on Fletcher on his 2001 Suzuki motorcycle when Lee Sullivan, 48, of Tampa, attempted to turn onto Fletcher.

Hester saw the 1990 Chevrolet pickup truck enter his path and laid the left side of his motorcycle down, deputies said.

The motorcycle skidded and hit the left side of the pickup truck.

Deputies were still investigating the accident Tuesday night.