Jupiter man Paul Paolini, killed in crash

Jupiter man Paul Paolini, killed in crash

JUPITER, Fla. - A Jupiter man was killed Saturday evening after loosing control of his scooter and crashing on a dirt road, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

The accident happened shortly before 4:30 a.m. along  Winterhawk Trail in Jupiter Farms.


Officials say 59-year-old Paul Paolini was ejected from his Vespa scooter after driving into a furrow.

Paolini was transported to St. Mary's Medical Center where he died two hours later.

According to a crash report, police do not suspect that drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.

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