Motorcyclist killed on I-75 in Charlotte County crash

Published: August 3, 2021 7:37 AM EDT
Site of a fatal motorcycle crash on I-75. Credit: Google Maps

A motorcyclist was killed in a crash on I-75 in Charlotte County Monday night.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a motorcycle driven by a 61-year-old Ocala man was traveling north on I-75, south of Tuckers Grade around 8:20 p.m. He traveled onto the east grass shoulder and overturned, being thrown from the motorcycle (with no helmet on) in the process.

The man was later declared dead.