Woman dies in motorcycle crash in Defuniak Springs

Walton County

DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, Fla. (WMBB) – A Defuniak Springs woman riding on the back of a motorcycle died after she was thrown from the bike when troopers said the driver lost control.

It happened shortly before 11 p.m. Monday on Triple G Road and County Highway 1883.

Troopers said the driver, also from Defuniak Springs, was driving east on Triple G Road and lost control as he approached a curve in the road. This led him to drive off the road and overturn the motorcycle.

The driver was not injured but his passenger died.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Local News Video

South Walton Fire District Lifeguard saves turtle

Man accused of stabbing wife found dead in Okaloosa County Jail cell

Vaccine clinics available in Calhoun and Liberty County

Small plane lands on shoulder of Interstate 10 in Santa Rosa County

Walmart announces temporary closure of Lynn Haven location

Liquor sales in Washington County could be put on special ballot if petition gets enough signatures

More Local News

Don't Miss