64-year-old motorcyclist killed in Ocala crash, troopers say

FHP: Motorcyclist hit by SUV


OCALA, Fla. – A 64-year-old man was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday in Marion County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Troopers said Jack Reid, of Ocala, was riding his motorcycle north on County Road 200 in front of a Chevy Blazer SUV around 7:30 p.m.

As the vehicles approached Northwest 44th Street, Reid swerved and the SUV hit him, according to the crash report.

Reid, who was not wearing a helmet, was taken to Ocala Regional Hospital, where he later died, troopers said.

The driver of the SUV was not injured, the Highway Patrol said.

No other details were available. Stay with News 6 and ClickOrlando.com for updates on this story.

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