Motorcyclist killed in crash
Boca Raton, FL - The Boca Raton Police Services Department's Traffic Homicide Unit is investigating a single vehicle motorcycle crash which occurred on Sunday, June 6, 2010 at approximately 11:40 A.M. at the intersection of East Palmetto Park Road and Federal Highway.
The operator, Lee Gordon, was operating a 2000 Suzuki westbound on Palmetto Park Road at Federal Highway when he lost control of the motorcycle. The motorcycle collided with the north side curb of Palmetto Park Road, which caused Gordon to be ejected from the motorcycle. The operator, who was not wearing a helmet, struck his head on the sidewalk. He sustained serious injuries which required him to be transported to Delray Medical Center. On Tuesday, June 8, Gordon died from his injuries.
Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact Traffic Homicide Investigator Mike Daly at (561) 620- 6081.
Operator of the Suzuki:
Lee S. Gordon (37 years old)
Delray Beach, Florida