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Temple Terrace motorcyclist killed after hitting traffic barriers in Mango

Crash took place just before 1 a.m., troopers said. Deceased hasn’t yet been identified.
Check tampabay.com for the latest breaking news and updates. [Times]
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Published Jan. 18

MANGO — A Temple Terrace man died early Saturday morning after he ran into several traffic barriers and construction barrels on U.S. 92, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the 26-year-old man, yet to be identified, was heading west and approaching Kennedy Hills Drive, near Armwood High School, just before 1 a.m. when he hit the barriers. His motorcycle overturned, and the man was ejected. He was not wearing a helmet and died at the scene.

No other people or vehicles were involved in the crash, troopers said.

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