A man on a Suzuki motorcycle died after he lost control of his bike and crashed into a utility pole near Little Torch Key early Monday morning.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Timothy Vangessel, 37, of Little Torch Key was riding his motorcycle at about 1:30 a.m. Monday on State Road 4A, just west of US-1 at Mile Marker 28 when he crashed.
Vangessel flew off his bike and landed in the street. He died at the scene.
Monday’s crash follows a series of deadly motorcycles crashes in South Florida.
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Cesar Uribe died Sunday morning when his motorcycle hit another car near 900 South U.S. 27 in Pembroke Pines.
Another motorcyclist died earlier this month in a crash northbound on Florida’s Turnpike at Kendall Drive. Last month, a motorcyclist died after failing to stop at an intersection and crashing into an SUV in Oakland Park.