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2003 Honda Motorcycle
Michael Bruce Christian, DOB 11-21-45
2827 South Lincoln Avenue
Hillsborough County Traffic Homicide Unit investigates a traffic fatality that occurred on October 18, 2012 at approximately 6:29 a.m. The motorcyclist was traveling westbound on Knights Griffin Road at approximately 45 mph when an unknown vehicle turned right from Five Acres Road to travel westbound on Knights Griffin road violating the motorcyclist right of way. Christian engaged his brakes leaving approximately 35 feet of skid marks and laid the motorcycle down. He died at the scene as a result of his injuries.
Two witnesses observed the crash but could not provide no description of the phantom vehicle other than it was a car not a truck.