Motorcyclist dies in Lakeland crash
A motorcyclist was killed Saturday afternoon in a crash, Lakeland police said. At 4:34 p.m., Alex R Alderman, 25, of Mulberry was southbound on Cleveland Heights Boulevard at Glendale Street when, for unknown reasons, his motorcycle struck an outside curb, sending the vehicle off the roadway, police said. The motorcycle struck a tree on the west side of the roadway, ejecting Alderman, who was not wearing a helmet, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation is continuing, police said.