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SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH KILLS DEERFIELD BEACH MAN
- PIO Number:
- BSO Case Number:
- April 6, 2021
- 4:30 p.m.
- Deerfield Beach
- Place of Occurrence:
- 1700 block of Northwest Second Street, Deerfield Beach
- Andre Garcia, 58, 2/8/63, 442 Lock Road, Deerfield Beach (DECEASED)
- Description of Incident:
The Broward Sheriff’s Office traffic homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man involved in a single motorcycle crash on Tuesday, April 6.
According to investigators, at approximately 4:30 p.m. that Tuesday, BSO deputies responded to a motorcycle crash near the 1700 block of Northwest Second Street in Deerfield Beach.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Andre Garcia was traveling on a 2015 Triumph Rocket 3 motorcycle when he attempted to make a right turn onto Northwest Second Street from North Military Trail. At some point, Garcia lost control of the Triumph Rocket 3 motorcycle and was ejected.
Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue responded, and Garcia was transported to Broward Health North to be treated for injuries that were deemed possibly life-threatening. On Monday, April 19, he was pronounced deceased.
On Tuesday, April 20, the Broward County Medical Examiner’s Office advised Garcia passed away due to injuries related to the crash.
Detectives say no other vehicles were involved in the crash, and that neither excessive speed nor impairment are being considered as contributing factors.
The investigation continues.
Det. C. Greetham, THI
Det. S. Strzalkowski, THI
THIS REPORT BY:
Gerdy St. Louis/PIO
Det. S. Williams, THI
Sgt. R. Hager, THI
Deerfield Beach, BSFR