Winter Haven man dies in fatal motorcycle crash

POLK COUNTY, Fla. -- A SUV-versus-motorcycle crash Thursday morning in Lake Wales resulted in the death of a 25-year-old man.

Lake Wales Police said that Steven Neill was riding his Suzuki motorcycle eastbound on Central Avenue when he collided with the passenger side of a Nissan Rogue driven by Andrew Palmer, 38, of Winter Haven around 7:26 a.m.

According to the report, Palmer did not see Neill as he turned left into the Polk County Health Department parking lot and into the oncoming path of the motorcyclist.

Neill was transported to Lake Wales Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

The investigation is ongoing but no charges have been filed 

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