Two die in Odessa just after motorbike strikes driver’s facet of SUV

ODESSA — Two guys died Tuesday just after a dashing bike crashed into the driver’s side of an SUV on State Road 54, in accordance to the Florida Freeway Patrol.

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The crash took area about 12:05 p.m. on S.R. 54 and Altamont Lane, west of the Suncoast Parkway.


A 20-12 months-outdated Odessa person driving an SUV was headed north on Altamont Lane. He stopped at the prevent indicator at S.R. 54, then entered the eastbound lanes of S.R. 54 as he tried using to turn left onto the westbound lanes, according to the Freeway Patrol.

At the exact time, troopers say a 21-yr-outdated Wesley Chapel guy was running a motorcycle at a “high price of speed” and headed east on S.R. 54. when the SUV entered his route.

The motorcyclist struck the driver’s facet of the SUV as it crossed the eastbound lanes, according to the Highway Patrol.

The 21-year-old motorcyclist died at the scene. He was sporting his helmet at the time of the crash.

The 20-12 months-outdated SUV driver was taken to a clinic, where by he died of his accidents. He was sporting his seatbelt.

The Highway Patrol did not launch the names of both gentleman because of its interpretation of Marsy’s Regulation, a constitutional amendment handed by voters in 2018. The regulation is meant to guard crime victims, but it deprives the public of facts that had extended been created available in Florida below the state’s public data law.

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