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Motorcyclist killed in crash on Dale Mabry Highway

Another vehicle turned into Eric Frisco Diaz’s path as it exited a driveway, troopers said.
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Published Nov. 5, 2019
Updated Nov. 5, 2019

A motorcyclist was killed Monday afternoon on Dale Mabry Hwy. after another vehicle pulled into his path, troopers said.

Eric Frisco Diaz, 31, of Tampa was traveling southbound on Dale Mabry Hwy. when his 2018 Suzuki motorcycle collided with a 2013 Toyota Rav 4 driven by Caridad Lopez.

Lopez, 78, of Tampa traveled into Diaz’s path as she turned left out of a driveway at 7814 Dale Mabry Hwy., according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Diaz died at the scene.

Lopez and her passenger, Kristan Fernandez, sustained minor injuries.

Charges are pending.