Friday, November 15, 2013

Motorcycle Crash Leaves Driver Dead

LAKE PLACID, FL. -- Robert Brian Hargrove, 51 of Lake Placid, Fl. died of injuries after a motorcycle crash that occurred Thursday night at 7:30 p.m.

Hargrove was westbound on Catfish Creek Rd. near Lake Placid when his 1999 Harley Davidson motorcycle ran off the road onto the north shoulder where it struck palmettos and scrub oaks and then continued west on the shoulder in soft sand.

The cycle then collided with a wire fence and overturned, coming to rest on it's top facing northeast on the north shoulder, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Hargrove was ejected during the crash and was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers by air. He died Friday at the hospital. A blood alcohol test is pending said the Florida Highway Patrol.


  1. Anonymous6:29 AM

    God Bless You Bob- we will miss you so. thank you for being someone we could always count on. To Heaven on a Harley.
    Rod and Vicki

  2. Anonymous11:44 AM

    His bless u bob up in heaven love ur x wife . Linda

  3. Anonymous11:45 AM

    Gobd bless u bob in heaven ur x wife Linda

  4. Anonymous1:37 PM

    love ya`d always bob `your 825 brother

  5. Anonymous7:08 AM

    May you rest in piece Bob
    I know Heaven would greet you not just you but also you Harley bike as well. ride on!
    Jackie & Vincent
    Ali'jas would never forget about you. even tho his one...I'll always remind him of you.

  6. Anonymous3:21 PM

    Ride on Bob. It isn't the same here without you.
    Dennis & Debby

  7. Anonymous5:35 PM

    Gonna miss you bro _ your brother George from Jersey. Remember our left arm tats