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Hollywood motorcyclist killed in I-595 crash

Fatal accident happened during afternoon rush hour

DAVIE, Fla. – A Hollywood man on a motorcycle was killed Thursday on Interstate 595 during the afternoon rush hour, troopers said.

The collision happened in the westbound lanes of I-595, just east of U.S. 441.

Andrew Heidlebaugh, 46, was ejected off a motorcycle after hitting the rear end of a car in front of him, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers said there were three vehicles involved in the crash. The car that was hit by the motorcycle hit a third car. Only one minor injury was reported in the other cars.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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