Spring Hill motorcyclist dies after being hit by truck: FHP

SPRING HILL, Fla. - A 50-year-old Spring Hill man died at the scene of a crash on Friday afternoon, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Officials say a Chevy Colorado being driven by a 55-year-old Spring Hill woman was headed west in the outside lane of Spring Hill Drive around 4 p.m. The 50-year-old man was riding a Suzuki motorcycle in the same direction in the inside lane, according to authorities.

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Troopers say the truck merged into the inside lane and collided with the motorcycle east of Godfrey Avenue.

The motorcyclist died at the scene of the crash, according to FHP.

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