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FHP: Man flips motorcycle, dies

Crash happened near Newberry Road, NW 154th Street intersection

A man died Friday when he lost control of his motorcycle, causing it to flip near the intersection of Newberry Road and Northwest 154th Street.
A man died Friday when he lost control of his motorcycle, causing it to flip near the intersection of Newberry Road and Northwest 154th Street.

NEWBERRY, Fla. – A man died early Friday when he lost control of his motorcycle, causing it to overturn, the Florida Highway Patrol said. 

Jordan Ward, 25, of Cross City, Florida was driving west on Newberry Road (State Road 26) at about 12:50 a.m., when for unknown reasons he lost control of his motorcycle, forcing it to flip near the intersection of Northwest 154th Street, troopers said. 

Ward was pronounced dead at the scene, troopers said. 

The cause of the crash is under investigation.