GPD investigating motorcyclist death

Press release from Gainesville Police Department

On Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at approximately 3:40 p.m., a motorcyclist was traveling southbound on SW 34th Street, near the 700 block. As a vehicle was attempting to turn west, crossing the southbound lanes to enter the parking lot of Cazabella Apartments, the motorcyclist collided with a vehicle.

The motorcyclist, identified as Aiden Sky Kokkas, was pronounced dead on the scene by EMS.

No criminal charges or citations have been issued at this time. This incident remains an open investigation. GPD extends its condolences to the Kokkas family on the loss of their loved one.