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Motorcyclist dies days after Spring Hill crash

The crash occurred Thursday at 6:36 p.m., at the intersection of Shady Hills Road and Fringe Tree Drive.
 
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Published Jan. 30, 2022|Updated Jan. 30, 2022

SPRING HILL — A 47-year-old motorcyclist died from his injuries Sunday, three days after he collided with another vehicle.

The crash occurred Thursday at 6:36 p.m., the Florida Highway Patrol said, at the intersection of Shady Hills Road and Fringe Tree Drive.

The motorcyclist was headed south on Shady Hills Road, nearing the driveway of Full Gospel Assembly Church.

Meanwhile, a 64-year-old man from Spring Hill was driving east in the church driveway, officials said, when he tried to make a left turn onto Shady Hills Road. He turned into the path of the motorcyclist, authorities said, hitting the front of the motorcycle and throwing the younger man off of his bike.

The 47-year-old man, who was wearing a helmet suffered serious injuries. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

The 64-year-old man had minor injuries, according to troopers.

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