Troopers: Motorcycle collides with skateboarder

FLEMING ISLAND, Fla. -- A young man was killed and another taken to the hospital after a collision between a motorcycle and a skateboarder early Saturday in Fleming Island, according to a release from the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said a motorcycle driven by Arthur Zimmerly was heading west on Bald Eagle Road near Lake Terrace Lane about 1 a.m. when it ran into Kyle Klocek, who was riding a skateboard. Zimmerly, 26, was ejected during the collision.

Troopers said Klocek, 23, died as a result of injuries suffered during the crash. Zimmerly was taken to UF Health in critical condition.


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