FHP investigating early morning motorcycle accident

Fort Myers, FL – This morning the Florida Highway Patrol is investigating an early morning crash on Interstate 75 involving a motorcycle and a truck towing a trailer.

Troopers say 25-year-old motorcyclist James Stirk failed to slow down for the truck and crashed into the back of the truck’s trailer.

Stirk was then tossed off his motorcycle and into the trailer. He was then airlifted to Lee Memorial hospital where he is now recovering from critical injuries.

WINK News will be covering this story throughout the morning, trust us to bring you the latest details as soon as they come in.