Initial reports indicate the motorcyclist was thrown from his bike after colliding with a vehicle in the westbound lanes of Emerald Coast Parkway around 1:30 p.m.

DESTIN — The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a motorcycle wreck that claimed the life of a 20-year-old Destin resident on Saturday.


The Sheriff’s Office said initial reports indicate the motorcyclist was thrown from his bike after colliding with a vehicle in the westbound lanes of Emerald Coast Parkway around 1:30 p.m.


The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at Destin Emergency Room.


The victim’s identity has not yet been released.