|from db pd: about fatal motorcycle crash yesterday:
aytona Beach Police motors officers responded to the above intersection
on Tuesday afternoon after reports of a fatal crash involving a motorcycle.
Upon arrival, officers learned that motorcyclist Dylan Carvalho was
traveling at a high rate of speed, involved in a race with the driver of a
silver Ford Mustang.
At that moment, the driver of another vehicle was attempting to turn south
onto Nova from Woodcliff. Carvalho tried to stop his motorcycle upon
seeing the motorist, but could not and went down. At that point, Carvalho
and the motorcycle slid northbound on Nova. Carvalho and the bike struck
the motorist who had been turning south onto Nova from Woodcliff.
The impact of that crash then threw Carvalho into the southbound lanes of
Nova where he was struck by the driver of a Ford Escape who was heading
south on Nova.
Carvalho was killed and was pronounced dead on scene by Daytona Fire.
The driver of the Mustang meanwhile, fled the scene and has not been
found. The driver of the Ford Escape remained on scene.
The crash remains under investigation and updates will be provided as
they become available.
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