Crash on US 41 In Venice Kills Motorcyclist

Florida Highway Patrol announced a fatal motorcycle crash on US 41 in Venice.

The accident took place as thirty nine year old motorcyclist Adrian Morales was riding south in the left lane on his Yamaha Vortex motorcycle.

At the same time, ninety year old Milton Hamois driving in the northbound lanes, entered a turn lane at the intersection of US 41 and Seaboard in his Toyota Camry.

Hamois attempted to make a left turn across 41 into the westbound Seaboard and drove directly into the path of the oncoming motorcyclist.

Morales had no time to react and collided with the Camry. Morales was taken to Venice Memorial Hospital where he died from his injuries. Morales was wearing a helmet during the crash.

Hamois sustained minor injuries during the crash and has been charged for violating right of way.