Motorcyclist Killed in Riverview Crash
Bradley Broughton, age 18 of Wimauma, was killed in a vehicle crash at approximately 8:50 a.m. on Thursday, January 4, 2018.
The crash occurred on US-301 at Ambleside Drive in Hillsborough County.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), Broughton was traveling northbound on US-301 in the center lane on a Yamaha FZ6R motorcycle.
Troopers say Broughton was weaving through traffic at a high rate of speed.
A 71 year-old Tampa man was traveling southbound on US-301 in a 1999 Ford F-150.
The driver of the Ford turned left to Ambleside Drive and into the path of Broughton’s motorcycle.
Broughton, who was wearing a helmet, suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene of the crash.
The driver of truck was treated on-scene for minor injuries.
No charges are pending according to the initial crash report released by FHP.