BRADENTON, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol is investigating an incident along U.S. 41 in which a motorcyclist apparently fell off his bike before it crashed into a pickup truck.
It happened about 3:45pm near the intersection of 69th Avenue.
One witness tells ABC 7 that he was in his pickup truck waiting to pull out of a gas station when he saw a riderless motorcycle come directly at him and smash into the front of his truck.
The driver of the motorcycle was a short distance down the road, lying in the street injured. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment via ambulance.
FHP is investigation whether or not another vehicle was involved and fled the scene.