Jacksonville man killed in motorcycle crash


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol says 61-year-old William David Thomas was riding his motorcycle east on Beach Boulevard about 8:30 p.m. Saturday and was in the right turn lane to Silver Palm Drive when his motorcycle he was driving struck a concrete divider.

After striking the divider, Thomas lost control and was ejected off his motorcycle.

Thomas was transported to Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, where he died.

Troopers said he was not wearing a helmet.