Crash kills man at Pinellas motorcross track - WFLA News Channel 8

Crash kills man at Pinellas motorcross track

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PINELLAS PARK, FL (WFLA) -

Pinellas Park police say a man died Tuesday night in a crash at the Moto X raceway on 126th Avenue.

Investigators say Dale Boorman, 20, from Bermuda, was riding his motorbike north along the inside of the track. Matthew Gardner, 23, of Lakeland, was riding south when he entered a jump just before a turn in the track.

As Gardner went airborne, police say he entered Boorman’s path, and his bike hit Boorman.

Boorman died of his injuries at the track. Police say Boorman’s father was at the track at the time.

Gardner was not seriously hurt.

The Pinellas Park Police Department is considering this an accidental death.

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