Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Titusville Motorcyclist Killed After Hitting Utility Pole Identified

Washington Avenue (U.S. 1) just north of Harrison Street

TITUSVILLE, Florida -- Just before 4 p.m. on Monday, June 13, 2016, the Titusville Police Department received a call about a motor vehicle crash with injuries involving a motorcycle on Washington Avenue (U.S. 1) just north of Harrison Street.

The preliminary investigation revealed that 52-year-old William Roger Ramsey of Titusville, Florida was driving his motorcycle northbound on Washington Avenue when he apparently veered into the median and struck a utility pole just north of Harrison Street.

The motorcyclist was pronounced deceased at the scene at 3:52 PM.

There were no other vehicles involved in the traffic crash.

Both northbound and southbound lanes of Washington Avenue were closed for approximately 2 hours. 

This crash remains under investigation.

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