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2 dead after crash on County Road 415 in Volusia County

Investigators said 78-year-old man suffered medical episode

Two people are dead after a crash on County Road 415 in Volusia County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. (WKMG)

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – Two people are dead after a crash on County Road 415 in Volusia County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The crash on County Road 415 happened just north of State Road 44 at about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The crash involved a motorcycle and a van, according to investigators.

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Troopers said reports from witnesses are conflicting, but they believe the motorcycle struck the rear of the van, although the van’s movement at the time is unknown

The 69-year-old Edgewater man on the motorcycle died at the scene. Records show he was not wearing a helmet.

The 78-year-old Titusville man driving the van was alert and walking around after the crash but then suffered a medical episode and died at the scene, according to the report. A 69-year-old woman who was also in the van suffered minor injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.


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