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Motorcycle accident claims 1 life, 1 injured

Crash happened on northbound I-75

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BUSHNELL, Fla. – A man was killed and a woman injured in a motorcycle crash on northbound Interstate 75 at mile marker 314 Sunday morning.

The Florida Highway Patrol said that the accident happened at the mile marker 314 exit for state road 48 Sunday at 10:29 a.m.

The driver was taken to Leesburg Regional Hospital, where he died of his injuries. The woman passenger was taken to Ocala Regional Hospital. Her condition is not known at this time.

Troopers are withholding the names until the next of kin can be notified.