Rider dies after crash on Baymeadows Road

File photo (WJXT 2020)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 38-year-old man riding a three-wheel motorcycle on Baymeadows Road was killed Thursday afternoon when he swerved to avoid a van that turned left in front him and struck a tree, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

of died today in a motorcycle crash on Baymeadows Road. According to Florida Highway Patrol authorities,

The Jacksonville man on a Can-Am Spyder was heading west on Baymeadows about 12:30 p.m. when an eastbound Nissan Quest driven by a 73-year-old man turned into his path at the intersection with Baymeadows Circle East. The motorcyclist swerved, left the road and the three-wheeler overturned.

The motorcyclist was hospitalized but died of his injuries.