LARGO – A motorcyclist and his passenger are dead after a crash Feb. 20 on U.S. 19 at 150th Avenue in Largo.
Largo Police responded to the crash at 2:57 p.m. The driver of the three-wheel motorcycle, Gilles Michaud, and Mona Dube, both of New Brunswick, Canada, were transported to Bayfront Medical Center, where they were pronounced dead.
Michaud reportedly was driving on the northbound frontage road of U.S. 19 when he attempted to enter the highway. The 2009 Harley Davidson Ultra Classic three-wheel motorcycle struck the raised median separating frontage road and crashed, according to traffic homicide investigators
Alcohol does not appear to have been a factor in this case. The next of kin of both Michaud and Dube have been notified.