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Arcadia man killed in motorcycle crash

Posted at 2:53 AM, Nov 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-06 07:26:41-05

ARCADIA, Fla. -- Troopers say an Arcadia man was killed in a motorcycle crash Sunday evening. 

Florida Highway Patrol said around 5 p.m. John Ray Skinner, 58, was traveling on Northeast Brownsville Road when he missed a curve in the road and lost control. Skinner was thrown from his bike near Northwest Williams Avenue and collided into a tree. 

Skinner was taken to DeSoto Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. 

No one is facing any charges in this case.