Motorcyclist dies after striking tree

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A 27-year-old motorcyclist died after a crash in south Jacksonville late Monday afternoon.

Officers were called about 5:10 p.m. to the crash at 13700 Gran Bay Parkway.

Police said Francis McGahee struck a curb and went into a tree. He was taken to UF Health Jacksonville, where he died.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said McGahee was wearing a helmet. An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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