Pasco News

NPR man who died in motorcycle crash identified

NEW PORT RICHEY - Florida Highway Patrol troopers have identified the motorcyclist who died in a wreck in Pasco County last night as Dakota Nicholas Williams, 27, of New Port Richey. Troopers said Williams was operating a northbound 2008 Yamaha YZF-R6 on La Madera Boulevard north of Ponderosa Avenue in Port Richey and failed to make a curve. Williams lost control just before 8:30 p.m. and the Yamaha overturned, throwing the biker onto the shoulder of the road. He died at the scene, troopers said.