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Bayshore motorcycle crash victim blames poorly maintained city-owned sprinklers

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Corey Rikard was riding a motorcycle on Tampa’s Bayshore Boulevard last year, when the bike slipped on a puddle and crashed, leaving him in a coma for several days. Rikard is now suing the city of Tampa, blaming improperly maintained water sprinklers for the unexpected wet patch. While the suit gives few identifying details, records show a man named Corey Glaine Rikard, 26, has a rather lengthy driving record in Pinellas County. Among the citations are knowingly driving with a…

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