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Troopers ID motorcyclist killed in I-295/Baymeadows crash

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(Jacksonville Fire Rescue Division photo)

A motorcyclist died after a three-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 295, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The crash was reported about 12:30 p.m. on I-295 near Baymeadows Road.

Troopers said a motorcycle ridden by Chris Michael Allen, 43, of Jacksonville, hit the back of a pickup truck, careened into a semi truck's trailer and burst into flames.

Allen was taken to Memorial Hospital, but he did not survive.

No one else was hurt.


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