Driver of stolen motorcycle dies in crash, police say - FOX 13 News

Driver of stolen motorcycle dies in crash, police say

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PINELLAS PARK (FOX 13) -

A man on a stolen motorcycle is dead after he tried to speed away from a police officer.

The incident happened last night around 11 in Pinellas Park on 78th Avenue North.

An officer spotter the motorcycle speeding and went after it.

That's when the driver, 31-year-old Richard Golden, gunned it, lost control, hit a curb, then a street sign, and then finally slammed into a parked car.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Pinellas Park Police Department are still investigating.

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