FHP disclosed a crash with injuries on State Road 72 in Sarasota.
Troopers said fifty-eight year old Kenneth Levine was riding west on SR 72 at roughly 3:00p.m. approaching Sidell Road when he failed to negotiate a curve.
As Levine road through the curve his motorcycle hit a guardrail at speed. Levine was thrown from his motorcycle onto the roadway inflicting serious injuries.
Levine was flown by helicopter to Sarasota Memorial Hospital for medial treatment.