A 39-year-old man from Naples died in a motorcycle-car accident in Golden Gate. The fatal accident occurred at the intersection of Golden Gate Parkway and Collier Boulevard, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The 29-year-old driver of the car received a citation for an improper left turn in relation to the accident. She was uninjured in the resulting crash.
The victim was traveling south on Collier Boulevard when the driver turned left in front of him. He attempted to brake and avoid the collision but struck the right front fender of the vehicle. He died at the scene of the crash from injuries sustained in the collision. The driver had a green traffic signal when she made the turn but not a green arrow, indicating that she should have yielded to oncoming traffic, according to authorities.