Fatal Okaloosa County Motorcycle Crash

MARY ESTHER, Fla. A 29-year old motorcyclist died after colliding with a vehicle on Highway 98 at the intersection of Makron Drive in Mary Esther shortly before nine p.m. Wednesday night.

The man’s identity is not yet being released, pending notification of next of kin.

Okaloosa County deputies say the motorcyclist was heading west on 98 in the left lane and a car exiting Makron crossed 98 and into his path when the accident took place.

The 29 year old man was airlifted to Baptist Hospital in Pensacola however did not survive his injuries.