BIKER DAD: Man and child killed when motorcycle hits deer then van hits them


OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG/BIKER DAD) – Two people on a motorcycle are dead after they hit a deer, then were hit by a van. It happened Saturday afternoon in Okaloosa County. The Florida Highway Patrol says the motorcycle was going west on Charlie Day Road at CR 189 when it hit a deer. Two people were on the bike, a 53-year-old man and 14-year-old boy.

Both of the people on the motorcycle were thrown off the bike, then they were hit by the van. Both died on the scene of the crash.

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Chris Best is the News Director for WKRG. He’s a husband and father of four. He’s also a motorcycle enthusiast.


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