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FHP: truck vs. motorcycle injures 1 on S.R. 230, Friday night

The crash occurred near the intersection of East S.R. 230 and Northeast 15th Lane.

The crash occurred near the intersection of East S.R. 230 and Northeast 15th Lane.

Bradford County medical workers took an Elkton man to Shands UF with serious injuries after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a truck on S.R. 230.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, around 5:58 p.m., Jan. 4, Isaac William Smith, 17, of Lawtey was driving a 2001 Dodge Ram east on 230 and was attempting a left turn when a 2001 Honda motorcycle driven by Joseph Michael Carter, 21 collided with the truck. Carter was traveling west on the roadway. Smith was charged with failure to yield to oncoming traffic.

The collision occurred at the intersection of S.R. 230 and Northeast 15th Lane, about one block west of the entrance to the Starke Golf and Country Club.

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that Carter was attempting a left turn.

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