Motorcyclist Not Wearing Helmet, Loses Life in Crash

Motorcyclist Not Wearing Helmet, Loses Life in Crash
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BRADENTON, Fl (WWSB) - A motorcyclist is dead after losing control of his bike on Saturday night in Manatee County.

According to police report, 37-year-old Peter Nicholas Peltier, was traveling northbound on Charleston St. at 10:45 P.M. and crashed as he was making a right turn.

Florida Highway State Patrols tell us he wasn’t wearing a helmet when his motorcyclist skidded onto the grass shoulder of the road on Ashley Circle and hit the Ashley Cr. and Charleston St. street sign.

An autopsy is pending to determine if the crash was alcohol related.

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