Dirt bike rider dies in crash with swamp buggy

Posted at 8:40 AM, Aug 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-15 08:40:04-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- A Southwest Florida dirt bike rider is dead after he crashed into a swamp buggy in Estero this weekend.

It happened just before 10:30 p.m. Saturday on Carter Road.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, 23-year-old Dylan Mosley was riding a dirt bike on Carter Road, a narrow and unpaved road off Corkscrew Road in eastern Lee County.  As he approached a swamp buggy headed the opposite direction near Estero Pines Road, the two collided. 

Mosley, who was not wearing a helmet at the time,  was thrown into a canal and died at the scene.

None of the five people in the swamp buggy were injured.

The crash is still under investigation.