Motorcyclist dies in Cape Coral
FOX 4 Staff
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CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A crash last night at Chiquita Boulevard and Trafalgar Parkway involving a motorcycle and a SUV killed a Cape Coral man.
The crash happened just after 9 p.m. Police say 20-year-old Miguel Gonzalez was driving his motorcyle north on Chiquita Boulevard in the right hand lane approaching Trafalgar Parkway.
17-year-old Nicholas Arroyo was driving a Nissan Pathfinder south on Chiquita when he made a left turn onto eastbound Trafalgar. As Arroyo made the left turn Gonzalez clipped the right rear side of the SUV causing him to be thrown from the bike. The impact spun the SUV around.
Arroyo was not injured.
Gonzalez was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital in critical condition but later died.
Cape Coral police did not indicate if anyone was at fault for the crash.