A motorcycle collided with a pickup at about 10 a.m. at the intersection of Roseland Road and Sebastian Boulevard.
Thursday, November 9, 2017: A motorcyclist was killed after a crash Thursday morning, according to Cmdr. John Blackledge of the Sebastian Police Department.
The victim was a 67-year-old man from Brevard County, Blackledge said.
His name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The motorcycle collided with a pickup at about 10 a.m. at the intersection of Roseland Road and Sebastian Boulevard.
The intersection was closed to traffic, but all lanes were reopened by 1 p.m.
The driver of a Ford F-150, a 72-year-old man, was traveling west on Sebastian Boulevard, Blackledge said.
The motorcyclist, traveling east, attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Roseland Road and was struck by the truck, Blackledge said.
The condition of the driver of the truck was not yet known.
Several witnesses told police the truck had a green light, Blackledge said.
Attorney Jason Weisser of Shuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate accident on the Florida Turnpike: “This is a tragic accident that resulted in a death to the man driving the motorcycle. Please be careful whenever you are driving a motorcycle, car, SUV or truck. If you have been injured in an accident, call my office for a free consultation to find out what are your rights”.
Jason Weisser is a personal injury attorney specializing in all types auto and motorcycle accidents. For more information and to find out what rights you have contact him at Shuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck. He is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a Civil Trial Lawyer. Mr. Weisser is actively involved in Civil Trial Litigation specializing in wrongful death from Traffic Accidents. He also is an expert on Medical Malpractice, Class Action litigation, Trucking Accidents, Maritime Actions, Products Liability, Consumer Law and Motor Vehicle Accidents. https://www.shw-law.com/attorneys/jason-d-weisser/