27-year-old motorcyclist killed in crash on 408 in Orlando: FHP

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A 27-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a crash on SR-408 in Orlando on Friday afternoon, according to Florida Highway Patrol. 

The crash happened near East Colonial Drive just before 1 p.m., troopers said. 

The motorcyclist, who was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, was speeding and quickly changing lanes, a witness told troopers, according to an incident report. 

At some point, the man from Orlando lost control on a curve and wound up crashing into a guardrail on the highway, troopers said. He was pronounced dead on the scene. 


No other details were released at this time. 

The crash remains under investigation.