Fatal Motorcycle Accident Spring Hill Drive and Mariner Blvd
SPRING HILL – One person is confirmed dead, after a motorcycle collided with another vehicle on Spring Hill Drive, west of Mariner Blvd.
Spring Hill Drive is closed in west of the intersection as officials conduct their investigation.
UPDATE 9:15 P.M. – The Florida Highway Patrol has released the identity of the victim and a preliminary report on the cause of the accident.
According to officials, 28-year-old John C. Canna of Spring Hill was driving a 2003 Suzuki GSXR westbound on Spring Hill Drive, west of Mariner Blvd. As Canna approached the Village Plaza parking lot, a 2013 Lincoln MKZ, driven by 81-year-old Jesse Sanchez attempted to make a left turn onto Spring Hill; failing to yield, Sanchez pulled directly into Canna’s path.
Canna died at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash.
Details continue to develop – check back often for updates.
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