A young couple was killed in a wrong-way crash in North Palm Beach when their motorcycle slammed into a van, police said.
The 22-year-old motorcyclist, with his 20-year-old girlfriend seated behind him, was whizzing down 43rd Avenue near 38th Street in Sunnyside against the flow of traffic, cops said.
Suddenly, he crashed into a red Ford E250 van heading north on the one-way street.
The couple was pinned under the van, and suffered severe body trauma, cops said.
They were rushed to Delray Medical Center where both were pronounced dead. Both were wearing helmets at the time of the crash.
The 20-year old girl’s mother was devastated.
“Now, I won’t see her married or have children. It pains my heart. I had two daughters. Now I only have one.”
The 27-year-old van driver remained on scene. He was not injured in the crash.
No arrests were made. The crash is till under investigation.
Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious accident resulting in several serious injuries. We hope the investigators can quickly determine what caused the accident. Please be careful and obey the speed limits whenever you are driving a motorcycle, car, SUV or truck. We hope that all parties involved consult with an experienced trial lawyer. If you have been injured in an accident, call my office for a free consultation and find out what your rights are.”
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