Tragedy struck on Saturday in Manatee County as a motorcyclist lost their life in a collision on US 41.
The incident unfolded on US-41 at 66th Avenue West, shortly after 12:35 p.m.
As reported by the Florida Highway Patrol, the motorcyclist was traveling north on US 41 in the left lane at a notably high speed. Simultaneously, another vehicle was heading south and attempted to execute a left turn into a driveway. Unfortunately, the motorcyclist collided with the right side of the vehicle, resulting in a tragic fatality at the scene.
The driver of the vehicle also sustained serious injuries.
The incident remains the focus of an ongoing investigation, with authorities diligently working to uncover the details surrounding this unfortunate accident.