Estero man killed after his motorcycle crashes into guardrail in Charlotte County

Michael Braun
 
| Fort Myers News-Press

An Estero man was killed Saturday afternoon when his motorcycle crashed on U.S. 17 in Charlotte County.

Florida Highway Patrol said the 39-year-old man was driving west on U.S. 17, in the center lane, approaching the Florida Street overpass shortly before 5 p.m.

The motorcycle veered off the roadway to the left and collided with the end of a guardrail.

The man was thrown from the motorcycle in the crash and died from his injuries. The FHP said the man was wearing a helmet.

No other information was available.

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