Motorcycle Rider Critically Injured On A1A Near PAFB

According to The Florida Today newspaper, a motorcyclist was critically injured during in a accident with a car in the 200 block of State Road A1A at Patrick Air Force Base. The motorcycle accident occurred around 3:00 p.m. on Friday, August 10, 2012. The cause of the accident is unknown at this time. Investigators did report that the 48- year-old motorcycle rider lost his helmet during the crash. The motorcycle rider was taken by ambulance to Cape Canaveral Hospital in Cocoa Beach, Florida to treat his personal injuries. The extent of his personal injuries are unknown at this time; however, FHP reported that the motorcycle accident may have been fatal to the biker.