Motorcyclist killed in traffic crash
Boca Raton, FL - Officers from the Boca Raton Police Services Department's Traffic Homicide Unit are investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred on Wednesday, March 31 at about 4:06 p.m. in the 3400 block of North Dixie Highway.
A motorcyclist, operating a 2007 Suzuki motorcycle, was traveling northbound on Dixie Highway at a high rate of speed when he lost control of the motorcycle. The motorcyclist left the roadway and entered into the east side grass swale area, where the motorcycle continued to travel north and struck a sign post. The motorcycle subsequently struck an unoccupied parked lawn trailer which was attached to a 2004 Chevy pickup truck. The motorcyclist was ejected from the motorcycle and was pronounced dead on the scene.
Investigators are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to please contact Traffic Homicide Investigator Mike Lawlor at (561) 620-6103.
Operator of the Suzuki Motorcycle: Phillipe Donnakanian (45YOA)
Owner of Chevy Truck/Trailer: Lionel Garcia