65-year-old motorcyclist killed in Seminole County crash along I-4

Troopers said motorcyclist was unable to brake in time to avoid a crash

Lines painted on the center of a road. (Pexels)

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. – A 65-year-old Deltona man was killed Friday afternoon in a crash along Interstate 4 in Seminole County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

In a release, troopers said that a sedan driving east on the highway failed to brake before striking a pickup truck that was stopped for traffic near mile marker 102.

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In turn, a motorcycle behind the sedan — driven by the 65-year-old — was unable to stop before crashing into the sedan, troopers said.

FHP said the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. Neither the sedan driver nor the truck driver were injured, the release shows.

The crash remains under investigation.

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