Deerfield's John Ward Killed In I-95 Crash

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Deerfield Beach resident John Ward, 20, was killed Sunday night when Florida Highway Patrol said he was unable to stop his motorcycle before hitting a stopped car in front of him. Investigators say three lanes of traffic southbound were stopped in the area of Congress Avenue. Ward attempted to brake online casino when he realized the Honda Accord in front of him was stopped but apparently couldn’t. He “applied the brakes and laid the bike down” but still “slid towards (the Honda). Ward collided with left rear of the Honda” and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation continues.