Motorcycle-Car Collision on North Hacienda Street Kills Eddie Montalvo
Clewiston, FL (October 20, 2017) – A collision between a car and a motorcycle claimed the life of the motorcyclist Thursday night.
The Florida Highway Patrol reported the crash to have occurred around 9:49 p.m. October 19 on North Hacienda Street in the Montura Ranch Estates community, near Bald Cypress Avenue in County Road 833.
The FHP said that the motorcyclist, 20-year-old Eddie Montalvo, of Clewiston, was thrown from his Suzuki SV650 after he was struck by a Chevrolet Malibu driven by 23-year-old Noel Garcia Perez, of Clewiston. Perez was making a left turn into a driveway.
The crash killed Montalvo at the scene.
The FHP said Perez violated the right of way. He said he was unable to see the motorcycle because of another oncoming vehicle’s headlights.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of the victim in this incident.
When you need the help of a Clewiston wrongful death attorney to help you with your loved one’s death caused by a car accident, it is important that you only speak with someone with years of experience. You can speak with one of the attorneys at Percy Martinez Law Office by calling (305) 497-0132. We will help you through this case!