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Tampa motorcyclist dies in Seffner crash

TBO.com staff

A Tampa motorcyclist was killed Sunday night when he struck a van that pulled out in front of him in Seffner.

Hillsborough County deputies say Roger James Carlin, 60, of Dacula, Ga., was traveling northbound on County Road 579 and stopped to turn left onto Joe Ebert Road before pulling out in front of Joshua Daniel Tonry, 23.

Tonry, who was riding southbound on County Road 579, applied his brakes but slid into the fan, deputies say.

Tonry died at the scene, deputies say, and Carlin was not hurt.

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