Ohio Motorcyclist Killed In Brevard County Crash

MIMS, Florida –  A 63-year-old motorcyclist died as a result of injuries he sustained in a vehicle crash that occurred just at 2 a.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2020, on U.S. Highway 1 near the intersection of Wiley Avenue in Mims, Florida.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the motorcyclist from Columbus, Ohio was riding a 2017 Harley Davidson motorcycle southbound in the northbound lane of U.S. 1.

Meanwhile, 30-year-old Joseph Dillon of Mims, Florida was driving a Kia Forte northbound in the northbound lane of U.S. 1.

The front of the Kia then struck the Harley Davidson head-on.

The Ohio man was transported to Parrish Medical Center in Titusville, Florida where he later succumbed to his injuries.

The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

His identity has not been released pending next-of-kin notification.

A toxicology report is pending.

The crash remains under investigation.