HILLSBOROUGH-- A Brandon man has died after being thrown from a motorcycle and run over on a busy highway in Hillsborough County.

According to a press release, the man driving the motorcycle was traveling eastbound on the upper deck of SR-618 in the outside lane when he collided with a car pulling a trailer at a lower speed. He was ejected from the vehicle and into the roadway where he was run over by another vehicle.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. He is identified as Anthony Dorofy, 43 of Brandon. Dorofy was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.