FORT MYERS, FL. -- Donald Edward Powers, 53 of Cape Coral, Florida driving a 1982 Yamaha Virago motorcycle was traveling east on College Parkway about 4:40 a.m. Friday. For unknown reasons, he veered right and struck the south curb. and the vehicle jumped the curb and went airborne.
Powers and the cycle landed on the ground and crashed through heavy shrubbery. The motorcycle came to final rest on the south sidewalk, facing north. Powers came to final rest on the south grass shoulder. He was pronounced deceased on scene. The FHP said he was not wearing a helmet.