LEHIGH ACRES, FL. -- A motorcyclist and his passenger died as a result of a crash Sunday night about 9:15 p.m. in Lehigh Acres after the cycle failed to observe a stop sign..
A 2007 Hona motocycle driven by Jack Laroy Linn, 48 of Nokomis, Florida was traveling south on Alabama Road and was approaching a stop sign at the intersection of State Road 82. A 2005 Chevy Tahoe driven by Elizabeth Diaz Conde, 47 of Davie, Florida was traveling east on State Road 82 and was approaching the intersection of Alabama Road.
Linn failed to observe the stop sign as the motorcycle approached the intersection. As a result, he laid the motorcycle down on it's right side and began to slide into the intersection of State Road 82. Both Linn and his passenger, Jennifer Lynn Chrisman, 43 of Estero, Florida were ejected from the motorcycle as they crossed both lanes of State Road 82 in a southern direction.
Linn and Chrisman slid directly into the path of travel of the Tahoe. The front portion of the SUV collided with both. The Tahoe came to final rest just east of the intersection in the eastbound lane facing southeast. Linn and his passenger both came to final rest underneath the Tahole. The motorcycle had slid across both lanes of State Road 82 and came to final rest in the southern grassy shoulder on it's right side facing west.