Ocala, FL – Man Killed in Fatal Bicycle Accident on NE 25th AveOrlando Legal News
Ocala, FL (August 12, 2020) – Last night, August 11, a man was killed in a fatal bicycle accident on a roadway in Ocala.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the collision occurred at Northeast 25th Avenue when a 58-year-old Ocala bicyclist was riding along the roadway around 9:35 p.m.
The man was traveling in the northbound travel lane of the roadway while an SUV was headed north at the same time. The driver of the SUV, who has not yet formally been identified, struck the rear of the bicycle.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the collision. The bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in multiple lanes as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been provided. The investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in Florida
Many types of fatal collisions take place in Florida in one year’s time. In one recent year, it was determined that thousands of bicycle accidents occur in the state of Florida. Over 6,100 bicycle collisions took place in Florida for one year, leading to many injuries and hundreds of fatalities. Losing a loved one in a collision might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever endured. This is especially true when these accidents happen unexpectedly and leave family members wondering where they can turn. It is essential that you speak with a bicycle accident attorney in Florida immediately following your accident.
Bicyclists are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads due to the fact that they have few protections against other parties. Because of this, they are prone to suffering some of the most catastrophic injuries and fatalities on our roads. Losing somebody you love in an accident might be one of the most complex and challenging things that you have ever faced. As you grieve your losses, you should not have to worry about the bills that continue to pile up against you and your family. We will ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve so that you do not have to feel stressed about these bills. Speaking with a bicycle accident attorney in Florida is one of the best decisions that you can make moving forward.
At Vaughan Law Group, our Florida personal injury attorneys have helped many victims over the years when it comes to their injury claims and wrongful death claims in Florida. Losing somebody you love in an accident might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever experienced. You have a right to seek compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and so much more. We are dedicated to every aspect of your claim. Please contact a Florida accident attorney at (407) 648-1426 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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