Motorcycle, pickup truck collide on Clearwater Beach, portion of Gulfview Blvd closed

Pinellas County
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CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) – Clearwater police and Fire Rescue are on scene of a crash with serious injuries that has closed a portion of Gulfview Boulevard on Tuesday.

The occurred at 7:28 p.m. on Clearwater Beach.

A pickup truck and a motorcycle collided at Gulfview Boulevard and Fifth Street.

The 29-year-old motorcyclist was flown to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. His injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

According to the preliminary investigation, witnesses say the motorcyclist was driving recklessly and speeding immediately before the crash, which occurred when he crossed the line and slammed head-on into the truck.

Gulfview Boulevard is closed between Second Street and Hamden Drive for the investigation.
 

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