27-year-old killed in crash on SR 520 in Brevard County

Crash reported near SR 520 and Cox Road

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BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – A 27-year-old woman was killed Monday in a motorcycle crash on State Road 520 in Brevard County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the crash took place Monday afternoon near Cox Road. All westbound lanes of SR 520 were temporarily shut down following the crash, according to troopers.

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According to the crash report, the victim was riding a motorcycle and stopped on Cox Road at 520 facing southbound. A truck trailer was in the left lane on SR 520.

According to a witness, the motorcycle rider attempted to make a right turn on a red light into the left lane hitting the rear of truck trailer.

The 27-year-old was pronounced dead on scene, according to troopers.

The victim’s name had not been released at the time of this report.

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