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Motorcyclist Killed in Riverview Crash

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.

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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.


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