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Motorcyclist, 17, dies in Riverview crash

The teenager died after colliding with an SUV Sunday morning on U.S. 301.
 
A 17-year-old motorcyclist died following a crash with a car on Sunday morning in Riverview.
A 17-year-old motorcyclist died following a crash with a car on Sunday morning in Riverview. [ Photo illustration| Times ]
Published Dec. 3, 2023

A Riverview teenager driving a motorcycle was killed in a crash with a Subaru SUV Sunday morning on U.S. 301 in Riverview.

The crash occurred at around 8:55 a.m. at the intersection of Balm Riverview Road and U.S. 301. The SUV turned left into the path of the motorcycle, fatally injuring the 17-year-old male, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The Subaru driver, a 72-year-old Riverview man, suffered minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital for care, according to a Florida Highway Patrol news release.

The death is still under investigation, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.