Man Dies in Broward Motorcycle Crash: FHP | NBC 6 South Florida

Man Dies in Broward Motorcycle Crash: FHP

Officials said the man was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

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    A Lantana man died after his motorcycle crashed and burst into flames early Sunday morning in Broward, officials said.

    Derrick Raynard Thomas, 35, was driving a 2004 Kawasaki motorcycle northbound on Interstate 95, south of Stirling Road at 1:26 a.m. when he lost control and struck a traffic barrier, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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    The motorcycle continued to move into some trees where it burst into flames, FHP said. As the crash was happening, Thomas was thrown off the motorcycle and he fell into a canal, officials said. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

    Thomas was wearing a motorcycle at the time of the crash, FHP said.

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