BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Jeffrey Valarezo, 20, of Delray Beach is the latest motorcyclist to crash into a tree on Palmetto Park Road and die.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says Valarezo was traveling eastbound on West Palmetto park Road Monday evening — around 5:30pm — near Boca Rio Road when he “struck the center median. (He) lost control of the vehicle and came to final rest on the median. Valarezo was ejected off the motorcycle and struck a tree. Valarezo died on the scene from injuries sustained in the crash.”
The fatal crash caused an hour long backup on Palmetto Park Road at the height of rush hour. Court records reveal Valarezo had received several tickets over the past several years.