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Clearwater man, 48, dies in motorcycle crash

Published:   |   Updated: July 22, 2013 at 10:47 AM

A 48-year-old Clearwater man died early Monday morning after a motorcycle crash on Belcher Road, authorities said.

Anthony Nicholas Viggiano, of 22950 U.S. 19 N., was southbound on Belcher Road near Cleveland Street, where he lost control of his 2006 Honda late Sunday, police said.

The motorcycle left the road and struck a sign and then a light pole, ejecting Viggiano, police said.

Police received a call about the wreck at 11:48 p.m.

Viggiano was treated at the scene by Clearwater Fire & Rescue, then taken to Morton Plant Hospital, where he died, authorities said.