WEST PARK, FL – The Broward Sheriff’s Office said a motorcyclist died from injuries suffered in a collision six years ago in West Park.
According to a BSO news release, the victim was 42-year-old Sherman Hall Copeland. The accident took place on June 25, 2016 on Southwest 19th Street.
Copeland was driving a Honda CBR motorcycle at about 11 a.m. when he was involved in a T-bone crash with a Toyota Corolla. Investigators said Copeland was driving at a speed of about 80 miles an hour in a 30 miles an hour zone at the time and did not have the necessary motorcycle license.
Copeland was seriously injured and had been residing in a rehabilitation center in Hollywood. He was pronounced dead on Monday, August 1 as the result of a traumatic brain injury sustained in the accident.
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