Jeffrey J. Mendham Dies in Motorcycle Crash on Florida’s Turnpike

Acciddent Sign 41318A Fort Lauderdale man, identified as Jeffrey J. Mendham, died in a motorcycle crash on Florida’s Turnpike near Sunrise Boulevard, FHP said.


Investigators are trying to determine the cause of a crash that killed a motorcycle rider on Florida’s Turnpike. The Federal Highway Patrolwere notified of the crash that happened on the turnpike’s southbound exit ramp to Sunrise Boulevard by eyewitnesses.

First emergency responders arrived at the scene shortly after the crash happened. Arriving, troopers found a 2007 Harley Davidson in a retention pond on the southwest shoulder of the ramp, according to FHP Lt. Alvaro Feola.

The motorcycle rider, 64-year-old Jeffrey J. Mendham of Fort Lauderdale, died at the scene accident.

No other information about the crash was available.


Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious motorcycle accident that resulted in the death of the motorcyclist. We hope the investigators can quickly determine what caused the accident so that the family and friends of the victim can get justice and have a closure. 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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