Miami, FL – Bicyclist Struck by Car at 1870 Bayshore Dr
Miami, FL (December 29, 2020) – Police and paramedics were called to the scene of a traffic accident involving a bicyclist and a passenger vehicle on a roadway in Miami this past Sunday, December 27. The bicyclist sustained serious injuries in the wreck.
According to the incident report, the female bicyclist was hit by a car at 1870 Bayshore Drive at approximately 5:21 p.m. The contributing factors of the accident have not been reported at this time.
The identity of the injured bicyclist has not been released, nor has the identity of the driver who struck her. Her injuries were reported as being serious in nature, including a compound fracture to the leg. Police reported that she was in stable condition at the time of the crash.
A crash investigation is currently being carried out by local authorities.
No further information has been released at this point in time. We would like to offer our thoughts to the injured crash victim in hopes of a full recovery.
Bicycle Accidents in Florida
Between 2005 and 2014, 46,149 individuals across the United States lost their lives due to pedestrian accidents. During this same timespan, 5,142 people were killed in pedestrian accidents in Florida. This means that Florida accounted for approximately 11% of the pedestrian fatality rate in the nation from 2005 to 2014.
An accident victim’s life can be devastatingly impacted by their injuries, especially depending on the severity of the incident they were involved in. Being injured in a serious traffic accident in Florida can negatively impact a person and their family’s life in numerous ways, and these effects can last for days, weeks, or months afterward. Those injured in negligently caused traffic collisions may be faced with many challenges and hardships following their accident. Their families could be faced with the same exact issues or worse after their loved one’s involvement in a potentially catastrophic event. The compassionate Florida traffic accident lawyers at Boone & Davis strive to help aid accident victims and their families in various ways throughout their recovery.
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