Teen killed in motorcycle accident

Published On: Jul 08 2012 09:30:24 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 09 2012 11:27:41 AM EDT
Motorcycle crash
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -

A teenager was killed in a single motorcycle accident in St. Augustine on Sunday.

The accident happened on Woodlawn Road in the Heritage Park subdivision about 4:40 p.m., said Florida Highway Patrol troopers.

Troopers said Mark Ochkie Jr. was going northbound on Hefferon Drive. He was rounding a curve when he went over the median and side swiped a palm tree.

Ochkie, 16, was taken to Flagler General, where he was pronounced dead. Troopers said he was wearing a helmet.

Sources told Channel 4 that Ochkie was the son of a St. Johns County Sheriff's Office deputy.