Motorcyclist Eric Scanlon Killed in Scooter Collision at Olive Road and Deborah Drive in Pensacola
Pensacola, Florida (December 12, 2017) – A 36-year-old motorcyclist died in a scooter accident that took place Monday afternoon in Pensacola, a local news source reported.
The victim has been identified as Eric Scanlon of Pensacola.
The collision took place at 5:10 p.m. Monday, December 11 at the intersection of Olive Road and Deborah Drive.
According to the article, Florida Highway Patrol said that Michael Saxton, 32, of Pensacola was driving a 2001 Ford F150 westbound on Olive Road when he made a turn onto Deborah Drive. In so doing, he went directly into the path of Scanlon who was driving a Jonway scooter at the intersection.
Scanlon was rushed to Sacred Heart Hospital for treatment but unfortunately, was pronounced dead at the hospital.
FHP launched an investigation into the accident.
We at Percy Martinez Law Office would like to pass our condolences to the family and friends of Eric Scanlon.
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