The victims of a Thursday crash on U.S. 19 in Homosassa have been identified as a Lakeland man and woman.
Two motorcyclists were airlifted on Thursday afternoon after sustaining severe injuries in a collision with a Chevrolet pickup truck on U.S. 1…
At about 1:43 p.m., 66-year-old Joseph L. Sanders, of Homosassa, was driving a Chevrolet pickup north on U.S 19 and was trying to turn left onto West Faust Lane, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
At the same time, Dennis D. Campbell, 42, and passenger Barbara E. Ostrom, 43, both of Lakeland, were riding a Honda motorcycle south on U.S 19, approaching the intersection with West Faust Lane.
Sanders reportedly turned into the path of the motorcycle and the vehicles collided, ejecting the motorcyclists.
Campbell and Ostrom were not wearing helmets and sustained serious injuries. Sanders was not injured, according to FHP.
Alcohol was not considered a factor. Charges are pending.