Marco Island motorcycle accident: One person is dead after a fatal accident this morning on Marco Island.
According to reports online, a large white ford truck smashed into a motorcycle killing the motorcyclist.
FHP is investigating the accident and it is unknown if any charges are pending in the case, at this time.
Marco Island motorcycle accident – what happened?
Please say a prayer for the grieving family of the deceased as you read the updates below:
N COLLIER BLVD AT E ELKCAM CIR, MARCO ISLAND
**FHP RESPONDED TO A FATAL ACCIDENT THIS MORNING ON MARCO ISLAND. A LARGE WHITE FORD TRUCK SMASHED INTO A MOTORCYCLE KILLING THE MOTORCYCLIST. FHP IS INVESTIGATING THE ACCIDENT AND IT IS UNKNOWN IF ANY CHARGES ARE PENDING IN THE CASE. NO FURTHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME.**
Update 2:45pm part of the intersection is still blocked.
Edit to add: The driver of the motorcycle has died. Prayers to the family and to the driver of the truck. So awful.
FYI: Terrible accident at the intersection of E Elkcam Cir and N Collier
Appears to be a pick up truck and a motorcycle and I am praying that everyone is OK
They have been routing traffic around so if you can take an alternate route I would suggest avoiding that entire area.
Collier County, FL | The intersection of N Collier Blvd and E Elkcam Cir on Marco Island is closed after a large pick-up truck struck a motorcyclist. The motorcyclist has died from their injuries. Marco Island Fire Rescue and Collier County EMS crews responded to the scene at 9:14 AM Thursday morning. Marco PD is advising motorists to use alternate routes. The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating. No additional details are currently available.
May the soul of the cyclist rest in perfect peace.