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Motorcyclist dies after colliding with car in Coral Springs, police say

Victim identified as Sebastian Figueroa, 30, of Parkland

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CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – A motorcyclist died after colliding with a vehicle near the 5700 block of University Drive in Coral Springs on Monday night.

The Coral Springs Police Department said Sebastian Figueroa, 30, of Parkland, was driving a motorcycle north on University Drive when a Nissan Sentra, driven by Miguel Sanchez-Ayala, 29, of Coconut Creek, attempted to make a turn in his path, causing Figueroa to crash into the car.

Police said Figueroa was taken to Broward Health North, where he died Tuesday from his injuries.

Sanchez-Ayala was taken to Broward Health Coral Springs for evaluation.

Police said Figueroa was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call investigator Eric Shuster at 954-346-1247.


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