CHIPLEY – An 18 year old Chipley teen was killed in an accident October 29 when a car pulled out in front of his motorcycle.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol report, at 8:50 p.m., a 2008 Ford Focus, driven by Kaylah Celeste Odom, 26, of Chipley, was stopped at the stop sign of Peel Road when she turned onto S.R. 77.
As the vehicle turned, the front of the vehicle struck the left of a 2004 Triumph motorcycle driven by Joshua Daniel Perea, 18, of Chipley, as he approached the intersection while traveling southbound on S.R. 77.
Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the accident. Perea was wearing a helmet and Odom a seatbelt according to the report.
Charges in the accident are pending.