A male motorcyclist was killed when struck by a car. He had no passengers on his bike.
Date: Thursday, October 3, 2013
Time: About 5 in the afternoon
City / County / State: Florence, Oregon
Address: Intersection of Highway 101 and 43rd Street
1. Jerry Lester Taylor was the motorcycle rider killed in this crash. He was 34 and lived in Florence.
Kristy Catalfamo was driving the car. She is 22 and also from Florence.
Catalfamo entered Highway 101 from 43rd Street. She went into the path of Taylor’s motorcycle. A collision occurred between the two vehicles.
There is no word on charges yet. Typically, authorities do an accident reconstruction with this right-of-way type of accident to determine whether someone was at fault.
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