Navarre man airlifted to hospital after motorcycle crash
SANTA ROSA COUNTY, Fla. (WEAR) —
A Navarre man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon.
It happened just before 5:15 p.m. at the intersection of State Road 87 and East Bay Boulevard.
Douglas Wise, 57, was stopped at the red light when the light switched green to allow traffic to flow south.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), Wise tried to accelerate his Harley Davidson motorcycle and lost control and was thrown over the handlebars.
Wise was airlifted to Baptist Hospital due to his injuries.
According to the FHP report, Wise was not wearing a helmet.