The Lee County Sheriff's Office has identified a motorcyclist who died in a Thursday night crash as Anthony David Krizka, 26, of Fort Myers.
The crash was reported at 11:12 p.m.
According to deputies, Krizka was driving south on Ben Hill Griffin Parkway when he approached a curve at a high rate of speed and passed a vehicle in the right lane. He was unable to negotiate the curve and get back to the left lane, resulting in a crash near the intersection with Estero Parkway.
Krizka was ejected and critically injured. He was taken to Gulf Coast Hospital where he died from his injuries.
This was the second motorcyclist death in south Lee County Thursday night, deputies and Florida Highway Patrol troopers worked a wreck that killed a Punta Gorda man south of U.S. 41 and Constitution Boulevard.