Double fatality in Motorcycle crash on I-95 ramp

Florida (July 29, 2011)  According to Florida Highway Patrol a man and a woman were killed in a motorcycle accident on the ramp of I-95 in Broward County. 

Authorities said 20 year-old Stephanie Fredericks and 24 year-old Luis Gustavo Sanchez were pronounced dead at the scene

The motorcycle went off the ramp and plunged more than 40 feet off the side of Interstate 95, landing on the Tri-Rail railroad tracks below.  The fatal accident was reported around around 6:40 a.m. by train that was passing on the tracks.

One lane for the ramp from I-95 to I-595 was closed as official’s investigated the fatal wreck.  The Florida Highway Patrol is trying to determine exact what time the accident occurred and why the motorcycle went over the side barrier.

Train service was temporarily shut down during the investigation, all train service has since been restored.

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