A motorcyclist from Wesley Chapel is dead after losing control of his motorcycle and getting hit by a semi-trailer truck on Interstate 275.
According to Florida Highway Patrol officials, Josue Adam Vallejo was riding on his motorcycle heading southbound on Interstate 275.
For unknown reasons, Vallejo lost control of his bike and overturned at approximately 8 AM on Monday morning.
Vallejo ended up on the outside shoulder of the interstate and was then hit by a semi-trailer truck. The driver of the truck was 39-year-old Antwaun L. Ford.
FHP states that Vallejo was pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers are still investigating on the scene and state that alcohol was not a factor in this incident.