Man Critically Injured in Santa Rosa County CrashMarty Bowden
Posted by: Marty Bowden
Date: Oct 21 2012 5:35 PM
A 2002 Ford truck was westbound on County Road 184A (Berryhill Rd) approaching the intersection of Todd St. A 2004 Yamaha motorcycle was eastbound on County Road 184A approaching the intersection of Todd St. The driver of the Ford failed to observe the motorcycle eastbound so he began making an early left turn onto Todd St. The Ford entered onto the eastbound lane of County Road 184A and into the path of the motorcycle. The motorcycle was unable to stop. The motorcycle then continued forward and struck the Ford in it’s front with it’s front. The driver of the motorcycle separated from the vehicle and came to final rest on eastbound County Road 184A. The motorcycle overturned onto it’s right side and came to final rest on the eastbound lane of County Road 184A facing southeast. The Ford stopped and came to final rest on the eastbound lane of County Road 184A facing southwest.
The driver of the motorcycle, John P. Wiggins, 25, of Milton, Florida, was critically injured in the crash. Wiggins was transported to Sacred Heart Hospital.