Fatal motorcycle crash closes busy Tampa road

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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – A fatal motorcycle crash caused lane closures on East Busch Boulevard in Tampa Saturday afternoon.

The crash between the motorcycle and a vehicle happened near North 17th Street. Tampa Police responded to investigate the crash.

Westbound lanes on East Busch Boulevard were closed between 16th Street and 22nd Street.

TPD officers are asking drivers to avoid the area while they continue to investigate. The victim’s identity has not been released.

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