Beech Grove, Indiana

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Two Seriously Injured Following Motorcycle Accident

Jacksonville, FL (April 15, 2021) - Two people from Indiana were seriously injured after they fell over the edge of the Acosta Bridge following a motorcycle accident, according to the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department.

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department said the driver failed to negotiate a turn, causing the crash. The driver and the passenger fell about 30 feet onto a grassy area.

Neither the driver nor the passenger were wearing a helmet at the time of the crash according to JFRD.

A crash report from the Florida Highway Patrol identifies the driver as a 48-year-old man from Indianapolis, Indiana. He is listed in critical condition.

The passenger is a 46-year-old woman from Beech Grove, Indiana. She is listed in serious condition. Names are being withheld at this time. 

Source: First Coast News