BIKER DAD: FHP says biker was killed by red light runner in BMW

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YOUNGSTOWN, Fla. (WKRG) — The Florida Highway Patrol says a 76-year-old biker was killed Friday afternoon when a red light runner hit him.

Stanley Coolbaugh of Citrus Springs was riding his brand new 2020 Indian Challenger motorcycle on state road 20 in Youngstown when a 24-year-old woman ran a red light in her BMW 550 and hit him, according to the FHP accident report. Charges are pending against Priyal Patel.

It happened Friday around 2 o’clock at the intersection with highway 231.

Coolbaugh died later at the hospital.

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Chris Best is the News Director for WKRG. He’s a husband and father of four. He’s also a motorcycle enthusiast.

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