Deadly Charlotte County motorcycle crash
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- A Saturday night motorcycle crash has claimed the life of a Ocoee man.
The Florida Highway Patrol says Edward Van Winkle, 59, of Ocoee lost control of his motorcycle on state road 776 just before 8 p.m. Saturday. He hit a curb and was ejected from the motorcycle. He was not wearing a helmet.
An ambulance took him to Peace River Hospital, then he was taken to Lee Memorial where he was pronounced dead just before midnight.