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Gregory Perenich
15 February 2022

Motorcyclist Killed in Hillsborough

Motorcyclist Killed in Hillsborough

A motorcyclist was killed in a crash in Hillsborough County on Saturday night, the Florida Highway Patrol reported.

The motorcyclist, a 36-year-old man from Ruskin, was driving south on U.S. 301 at about 7:45 p.m. Saturday when the driver of a sport utility vehicle turned left in front of him. The driver of the SUV, a 19-year-old woman from Gibsonton, was turning onto Interstate 75 at the time, troopers said.

The SUV collided with the motorcyclist, who was ejected and killed. The driver of the SUV was not injured, troopers said.

No other information about the crash, including the names of the people involved or whether charges will be filed, was immediately released.