Deadly motorcycle accident shut down I-10 for hours
JACKSONVILLE, Fla – A motorcyclist died early Thursday morning after a crash on in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10. The Florida Highway Patrol said a motorcyclist was traveling westbound when he struck the back of the SUV.
Troopers said the 30-year-old man was thrown from the motorcycle after the crash at 1:47 a.m. His name is being withheld as troopers work to notify his family.
The two people inside the Chevrolet Suburban that was struck were not injured.
All westbound lanes on I-10 at Lenox Avenue were closed for nearly 5 hours but have reopened.
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