Englewood Motorcyclist Killed In Placidia Road Accident

A woman from Englwood lost control of her Harley Davidson late Wednesday while riding on Placidia Road.  After loosing control of the motorcycle she crashed into the concrete median and was ejected onto the roadway.

Florida Highway patrol reported that the accident occurred near the intersection  of Placidia road and Palm Manor/Merchants Crossing shortly before 100 p.m. Wednesday evening.

The rider, Lisa Baum a 47 year old from Englewood was taken to Englewood Hospital after the crash were she was pronounced dead.

Baum was not wearing a helmet during the crash and police investigators are determining if alcohol was a factor in the deadly accident.