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Updated: 11/13/2013 08:00:06AM

82-year-old Punta Gorda man was crossing US 41

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SUN PHOTO BY ADAM KREGER
A fatal motorcycle wreck Tuesday afternoon on U.S. 41 near Acline Road south of Punta Gorda temporarily shut down southbound U.S. 41 in the area.

By ADAM KREGER

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SOUTH OF PUNTA GORDA — A motorcycle wreck Tuesday afternoon left one dead and temporarily shut down southbound U.S. 41 near Acline Road.

The incident occurred shortly after 2 p.m. when a man on his Taizhou motorcycle was attempting to cross U.S. 41 and was struck by a southbound 2007 Mercury Grand Marquis that was changing lanes, according to a Florida Highway Patrol report. The car sustained major windshield damage.

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