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Four Transported After Two Collisions Involving Motorcycles in Ocala

By Ocala Fire Rescue, Correspondent | September 06, 2020 | FLORIDA

Story No. 090820108

(OCALA, Fla.) Sept. 6, 2020 - Ocala Fire Rescue responded to two separate vehicle versus motorcycle calls within an hour of each other, earlier today.

At 3:19 p.m. Engine 1 and Rescue 1 were dispatched to a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of N. Pine Avenue and NW 22nd Street. Crews arrived at the scene of an accident involving a car and a motorcycle to find four ambulatory individuals and one patient laying on the ground.

The patient on the ground, the motorcycle driver, was trauma alerted to the hospital. No other injuries were reported.

Shortly thereafter, Engines 1, 3, and 5, and Rescue 3 were dispatched a similar call.

At 3:54 p.m. crews were advised of a collision involving a motorcycle on W. Anthony Road and NW. 35th Street. This time the incident involved four people, one of which was ambulatory.

Both the driver and passenger of the motorcycle were trauma alerted to the hospital.

The passenger of the vehicle involved was also transported to the hospital. The driver of the vehicle had no injuries to report.

Ocala Police Department, and Marion County Fire Rescue also responded.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.