According to the Florida Today Newspaper, a 55-year-old man was critically injured on the afternoonn of July 18, 2011, when he was involved in a motorcycle crash on U.S. 1 in the Grant Valkaria area in South Brevard County. The crash occurred at around noon when the rider reportedly lost control of his 2000 Harley Davidson and crashed. The rider's injuries were considered critical. He was taken by ambulance to Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne, Florida. The exact extent of the rider's
personal injuries is unknown.