A Palm Harbor man was killed when his motorcycle crashed Tuesday evening in Odessa, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said.
John Ellsworth Bishop, 65, was traveling south on Patterson Road at 6:31 p.m. when he failed to negotiate a left-hand curve north of Glass Drive, deputies said.
His 2006 Harley-Davidson entered the shoulder, slid and overturned, ejecting him from the seat, deputies said. He died at the scene.
Bishop, of 3188 Glennridge Court, was not wearing a helmet, deputies said.