A 26-year-old man from Bradenton has been killed in a motorcycle accident on Saturday afternoon in Sarasota County.
Florida Highway Patrol has identified the man was Mark A. West, Jr.
West traveling on the southbound left lanes near Waterway Boulevard on Lorraine Rad at approximately 1:45 P.M. on Saturday, He tried to make a curve on the roadway but instead lost control of his motorcycle. His motorcycle then hit the concrete media.
The motorcycle skidded and fell on the left said in which West was ejected from.
He was rushed to Sarasota Memorial Hospital and was later pronounced dead.
The investigation is still developing.