St. Petersburg Police Press Release

Chief of Police
1301 First Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL 33705
(727) 893-7550


For Immediate Release
Report number: 2024-
Date of original release: 02-02-24

Serious Bodily Crash Involving a Motorcycle

Release updated on 02-06-24 at 3:36 p.m.

On Monday, Feb. 5, 2024, Hector Jarquin Urbina, 28, of Pinellas Park, died of his injuries at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg.

Release posted on 02-02-24 at 2:25 p.m.

At 6:42 a.m. this morning, a Toyota sedan was making a left-hand turn onto SW Monroe Circle North from 4th Street North, when a motorcyclist traveling southbound on 4th Street North struck the vehicle.

The motorcyclist, a 28-year-old man, was thrown from the motorcycle when a subsequent crash occurred involving his motorcycle and a GMC pick-up truck that was also traveling southbound on 4th Street North.

The motorcyclist was transported to Bayfront and is stable but in critical condition.

This is still an ongoing investigation.

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YOLANDA FERNANDEZ - Public Information Officer