A Delray Beach man died Tuesday afternoon after his motorcycle was hit by a car near Congress Avenue and Boca Club Blvd. in Boca Raton, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.
Robert W. Norton, 61, was traveling north in the center lane of Congress Avenue near Boca Club Blvd. when his 2006 Harley-Davidson was hit by a 2009 Mini Cooper driven by Francis Leopoldo, 64, of Delray Beach. Leopoldo’s car traveled into Norton’s lane, causing a collision, investigators reported. Norton was thrown from his motorcycle and died at the scene, according to PBSO.
A passenger in Leopoldo’s car, Edith Leopoldo of Delray Beach, was injured in the crash.