Friday, March 8, 2013
A Bradenton driver attempting to turn onto 30th Street West apparently didn't see the oncoming motorcycle, according to Highway Patrol.
A 21-year-old Bradenton man is dead after his motorcycle crashed into a turning SUV Wednesday night on State Route 684. Update Friday 8 p.m.: The Florida Highway Patrol released the name of the man killed in the crash, he is Adrian Cuebero. The motorcyclist, whose name wasn't immediately available, rode his 2003 Yamaha motorcycle on eastbound 684 when a Ford Explorer on westbound SR 684 attempted a left turn onto 30th Street West, according to Florida Highway Patrol. The driver of the Explorer didn't see the motorcycle when turning, and the motorcycle crashed into the right side of the Explorer, causing the motorcyclist to be ejected from the bike, striking the hood and windshield of the Explorer, and landing on SR 684, according to …
Saturday, March 2, 2013
David Kohl of Sarasota was pronounced dead at the scene.
A Bradenton man faces a failure to yield charge following a fatal crash early Saturday. David A. Kohl, 47 of Sarasota, was pronounced dead by the medical examiner after a Chrysler van crashed into his Kawasaki 750 motorcycle at 15th Street East and 57th Avenue Drive East at 1:35 a.m. Saturday, according to Florida Highway Patrol. The van, driven by Daniel Camgro, 33 of Bradenton, drove southbound on 15th Street East toward 57th Avenue Drive East in the left turn lane, attempting to turn left at an industrial and retail complex, but failed to yield to the motorcycle headed northbound on 15th Street East, according to Highway Patrol. The motorcycle crashed into the right side of the van, overturning onto its left side, according to Highway …
Sunday, December 23, 2012
The 54-year-old driver of the Harley-Davidson was thrown off his bike and onto the windshield of the Dodge Caravan.
A motorcyclist suffered critical injuries Sunday, when a Dodge Caravan ran a red light on 15th Street East and hit him. The accident victim – a 54-year-old Bradenton resident – was thrown off his Harley-Davidson and onto the Caravan's windshield, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The victim was rushed to Blake Medical Center. Roger Darling, the 39-year-old driver of the van, was charged with failure to stop for a traffic light. Three occupants of the Dodge Caravan were taken to Lakewood Ranch Medical Center.
Sunday, December 9, 2012
Florida Highway Patrol said Joseph Gaeta Jr. lost control of his Suzuki motorcycle while changing lanes.
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Sunday, December 9, 2012
A 54-year-old Sarasota motorcyclist is being treated for serious injuries following a crash on southbound Interstate 75 Sunday evening. Florida Highway Patrol responded to mile marker 213 near University Parkway at 5:58 p.m. Sunday for the crash where Joseph A. Gaeta Jr., was ejected from his 2001 Suzuki 1000 CC motorcycle from a crash. Gaeta traveled southbound on I-75 in the center lane, attempted to change to the left inside lane, failed to maintain control, overturned his motorcycle and was thrown onto the roadway, according to Highway Patrol, when the motorcycle traveled 285 feet before it came to a stop. Gaeta was transported to Blake Medical Center to be treated for his injuries.
Sunday, August 5, 2012
The 64-year-old hit a car that pulled out in front of him.
A 64-year-old motorcyclist is in critical conditions after a truck pulled out in front of him, according to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol. Michael Munro of Bradenton was taken to Blake Medical Center this afternoon after the crash at U.S. 41 and 105th Street East. He remains listed in critical condition. Munro was travelling north in the right lane of U.S. 41 at about 12:30 p.m. when Enedina Garcia, 70, pulled onto U.S. 41 from the Midway Flea Market in a Chevy Silverado. He crossed the right turn lane and went into the right lane directly into Munro's path,according to the FHP report. Munro's Softail Harley Davidson struck the left rear of the Silverado. The Harley overturned on its side and traveled approximately 100 feet …