1 dead, 1 critical in Palm Bay motorcycle crash

Alcohol may have played a role, police say


PALM BAY, Fla. – Palm Bay police are investigating after one person was killed and another injured in a motorcycle crash on Sunday night.

Police said they responded to a motorcycle accident with two victims down in the roadway on Dixie Highway and Kirkland Road  just before midnight.

One of the victims was pronounced dead on the scene and the other female victim was transported to Holmes Regional Medical Center with severe head trauma and other injuries, according to the report.

Police say alcohol may have played a role in the crash and pursuing an investigation.