57-year-old motorcyclist dies in Volusia County crash

New Smyrna Beach man thrown from motorcycle in fatal crash, troopers say

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – A motorcyclist was killed after being tossed from his bike in a Volusia County crash, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the victim, a 57-year-old man from New Smyrna Beach, was riding east on Pioneer Trail near Cypress Springs Parkway around 9 p.m. Friday when, for an unknown reason, he veered off the roadway and onto the shoulder.

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The man, whose name has not been released, was thrown from his bike and died at the scene, according to the crash report.

Troopers said the crash remains under investigation.