FHP: Motorcyclist dies after car makes illegal U-turn

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. -- A 44-year-old motorcyclist has died from his injuries sustained in a crash Friday where a driver made an illegal U-turn.

Zachary Scott Kane of Land O' Lakes was riding his Honda Shadow southbound on U.S. 41 near Morgan Road when he was struck by a car driven by Hannah Michele Patrick, 24, of Tampa, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Patrick then struck another vehicle.

Kane died Saturday at St. Joseph's Hospital.

Patrick failed to yield to traffic before making the U-turn, according to the FHP, and has been charged with DUI manslaughter, serious bodily injury, driving while license suspended involving death, improper U-turn and driving without insurance.

 

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