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Flagler County man killed in motorcycle crash

Millions of travelers are hitting the roads for Thanksgiving travel.
Millions of travelers are hitting the roads for Thanksgiving travel.

FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. – A man was killed in a motorcycle crash on State Road A1A in Flagler County early Sunday morning, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Nickolas Nelson, 28, was driving his motorcycle northbound on SR A1A when he failed to make a turn and drove off the road, FHP said.

Nelson’s motorcycle overturned and threw him off, killing him, the FHP said.

Both Nelson and the motorcycle hit a metal fence and a stone post before coming to a stop, the FHP said.

Nelson was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.