MELBOURNE, FL. (THECOUNT) — Shannon Lee Daniels, of Cary, NC, has been identified as the victim killed in a crash involving his motorcycle and a vehicle on Interstate 95 Tuesday, according to state troopers.
Daniels, 46, was operating a Honda motorcycle when he collided with the rear of a Nissan Altima driven by Enid Rosa, 20 of Kissimmee, on the I-95 near Melbourne on Tuesday afternoon around 2 p.m.
The crash occurred around southbound mile marker 182, which is between West Eau Gallie Boulevard and West New Haven Avenue.
A Florida Highway Patrol crash report stated Rosa was driving in the highway’s center lane, with Daniels following behind her when she slowed in an area of construction for a driver who was merging into their lane due to a left-lane closure, reports FloridaToday.
Daniels’ motorcycle struck Rosa’s vehicle and continued moving into a construction area, where the bike struck a stationary construction truck.
Daniels was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.
State troopers are investigating the crash, according to the report.
Public records show Daniels residing in Cary, NC. His previous address is a Titusville, Florida address.
710 Austin Ave Cary, NC.
4470 Swift Ave, Titusville, FL.
Geo quick facts: Melbourne is a Florida city southeast of Orlando. The Eau Gallie Arts District, on the Indian River Lagoon, is known for its galleries and Foosaner Art Museum. Period buildings include the Rossetter House Museum & Gardens, restored to its 1908 appearance. Across the lagoon, Howard E. Futch Memorial Park at Paradise Beach faces the Atlantic Ocean. North, Brevard Zoo features a kayak tour through an African habitat – wikipedia.