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Spring Hill woman, 43, killed when motorcycle crashes at curve, troopers say.

The crash occurred about 11:55 p.m. Thursday at U.S. 98 and Museum Court in Brooksville.
A woman died and a man was seriously injured when a motorcycle crashed in Brooksville.
A woman died and a man was seriously injured when a motorcycle crashed in Brooksville. [ Photo illustration by ASHLEY DYE and CHRIS URSO | Times ]
Published Oct. 15
Updated Oct. 15

BROOKSVILLE — A 42-year-old Spring Hill woman riding on the back of a motorcycle died when the man driving lost control and crashed at a curve, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The crash occurred about 11:55 p.m. Thursday at U.S. 98 and Museum Court in Brooksville.

The driver, a 43-year-old Spring Hill man, lost control of the motorcycle and it hit a curb, entered the north grass shoulder and collided with a wooden pole. The driver received serious injuries.

Neither of the victims was wearing a helmet. The Highway Patrol did not release their names.