Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash In Southwest Ocala, Motorcyclist Dead!
After colliding with a car in front of Meadowbrook Church on Southwest 20th Street and Southwest 47th Avenue on Friday afternoon, the motorcyclist was taken to a nearby hospital, but he has since passed away.
According to the authorities, the cyclist was declared dead at a nearby hospital. Ocala police officials recognized him as 29-year-old Michael Peluyera from Ocala.
TRAFFIC CRASH: There was a motorcycle vs. vehicle crash near the 4700 block of SW 20th St. The motorcyclist was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. All westbound lanes in this area blocked and only one eastbound lane is open. Traffic is being diverted. pic.twitter.com/fH5VBgd7iT
— Ocala Police (@ocalapd) October 27, 2023
The biker was traveling on 20th Street westward. A Buick LaCrosse rolled out of the parking lot of the church. Officers from the Ocala Police Department were on the scene when the vehicles collided.
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After being transported to a nearby hospital, the rider’s condition was initially listed as critical. The female driver of the Buick sustained minor injuries.
This collision occurred around 3:09 p.m. This occurred less than an hour after a comparable crash that happened on Southeast 17th Street and Southeast 12th Avenue across town.
The motorcyclist lost their life in that collision, which also involved a second vehicle and a motorcycle.