Man killed, woman injured in motorcycle crash on Highway 441 in Micanopy


A Clermont man died and a woman was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash Sunday in Micanopy.

The Florida Highway Patrol says 28-year-old Jeffrey Martin DeLong died at the scene. A passenger, 25-year-old Alaina Danielle Johnson of Fort McCoy, was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

Troopers say DeLong was driving a 2006 Suzuki motorcycle southbound on U.S. Highway 441 around 12:54 p.m. when it crashed into the driver's side of a Lincoln Continental that crossed the highway on County Road 234. The driver of the Lincoln was not hurt.

Troopers say charges are pending.

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