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MOTORCYCLIST KILLED IN WILTON MANORS CRASH

PIO Number: 17-4-20                                   BSO Case Number: 90-1704-004878                                     

Date: April 15, 2017                                      Time: 11:57 p.m.

Jurisdiction: Wilton Manors

Place of Occurrence: 600 E. Oakland Park Blvd., Wilton Manors

Driver No. 1: Adult male, pending next-of-kin notification (DECEASED)

Driver No. 2: Erika Ray, 26, female, Fort Lauderdale

Description of Incident:

Broward Sheriff’s Office traffic homicide detectives are investigating a Saturday night crash in which a motorcyclist was killed.

Just before midnight April 15, a Honda CBR collided with a Toyota Corolla at East Oakland Park Boulevard and Northeast 6th Avenue as Erika Ray’s Toyota was making a left turn onto the avenue. The Honda was in the center lane and headed east on East Oakland Park Boulevard when, at the intersection, the motorcycle’s front struck the passenger side door of Ray’s car.

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue responded to the scene and pronounced the Honda driver dead. The driver’s identity is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification. Ray was taken to Broward Health Medical Center with not life threatening injuries.

Detectives suspect that the motorcyclist was speeding. Their investigation continues. Anyone with information is asked to contact BSO Traffic Homicide Investigator Det. Michael Wiley at 954-321-4840.

 

INVESTIGATOR:                                                               THIS REPORT BY:

Det. M. Wiley, THI                                                               Joy Oglesby/PIO

Wilton Manors, FLFR                                                          April 17, 2017 1230   

Posted At: 04/17/2017 12:31 PM

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