Police reported that a motorcyclist and passenger were injured in an accident with a pickup truck on Veronica South Shoemaker Boulevard.
The official report states that the accident involved a motorcyclist and a pickup truck in Fort Myers. The motorcyclist and his passenger were heading south on Veronica South Shoemaker Boulevard when the accident happened.
The motorcycle was reportedly struck by a Honda pickup truck driven by a 33-year-old man from North Fort Myers. The truck driver triggered the crash when he drove his vehicle into the path of the motorcycle.
Officials said, the pickup driver failed to yield to the motorcyclist who had the right of way at the time of the crash. The driver of the motorcycle and the passenger on board both were seriously injured after being thrown off their bike from the impact. EMS arrived and rushed them both to a nearby hospital for treatment. The driver of the pickup truck didn’t sustain any injuries.
The police say the accident remains under investigation. No further details have been released to the public at the time of this report.
Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “This is a very unfortunate accident. We know from experience that accidents like this one can cause life-altering consequences. Serious injuries can affect the lives of all parties involved and their families who feel the effects even when they are not directly involved. The pain and suffering that comes with these incidents can become a major burden on day to day life. We wish the injured person on the motorcycle a speedy recovery from his injuries.”
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