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Motorcyclist struck by BMW, killed after running stop sign, FHP says

Fatal crash reported at Landstar Boulevard, Kentucky Woods Circle

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A 41-year-old motorcyclist was killed late Monday in Orange County after running a stop sign and getting struck by a BMW, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The fatal wreck was reported at 10:14 p.m. at Landstar Boulevard and Kentucky Woods Circle.

The FHP said the motorcyclist, 41-year-old Carlos Cordero Vila, was riding west on Kentucky Woods Circle and did not stop at the stop sign. A 2006 BMW 325i traveling north on Landstar struck the biker, who was pronounced dead at the scene, troopers said.

The driver of the BMW, 55-year-old Gilbert Manuel Ramos, of Orlando, was not injured, the FHP said.


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