ST. PETERSBURG — The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a motorcyclist whose body was discovered Thursday on the side of Interstate 275 days after his motorcycle crashed.
The body was found at about 10:55 a.m. by two highway workers picking up litter on the south shoulder of I-275, north of the 54th Avenue S ramp.
Officials said motorcycle wreckage was also found. The motorcycle appears to have been damaged in a crash that took place days ago, according to the Highway Patrol.
The identity of the motorcyclist was not released by troopers. No other information about this incident was released.