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Fatal Hamilton County Crash
Motorcycle accident leaves Live Oak man dead

Staff Reports

On February 24, 2018, at 8:02 p.m., James Parsons, 55, of Live Oak, was traveling north on CR 141 on a 2003 Suzuki motorcycle when Brandon Lee, 16, of White Springs, along with passenger Dakota Corby, 16, of Jennings, was driving a 2014 Nissan SUV. They reportedly failed to stop at the intersection and attempted a left turn from CR 146 onto CR 141.

According to a report from crash investigator Trooper Davis, the front left of the motorcycle struck the left side of the Nissan. The motorcycle came to final rest on the east shoulder of CR 141 facing southwest. The Nissan came to final rest on CR 141 in the northbound lane facing south.

Parsons was reportedly transported to UF Health Shands Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. Neither Corby or Lee were injured in the crash.