Bicycle Accident | Orlando Accident & Injury Blog
Authorities with the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office are currently requesting the public’s assistance with the identification of a hit-and-run driver who severely injured a bicyclist Thursday night in Safety Harbor.
Osceola County officials are currently investigating the death of a 15-year-old bicyclist after he was struck and killed by a motorist earlier this week along John Young Parkway in Kissimmee.
According to responding troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol, a bicyclist was killed late last week during an accident with a vehicle near Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Orange County.
For nearly five months, the family and friends of a Cocoa bicyclist have suffered endless amounts of pain, anguish, and uncertainty until earlier this week when a break in the case led to the arrest of the hit-and-run driver who is allegedly responsible for their loved one’s death.
Early incident reports from local law enforcement agencies operating within Brevard County indicate that a 32-year-old man from Melbourne has been apprehended and charged with leaving the scene of a crash involving death for his alleged involvement in a deadly hit-and-run accident that claimed the life of a bicyclist on State Road A1A this past Tuesday morning.
Investigators with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office are currently searching for the driver and vehicle connected to a hit-and-run collision that claimed the life of a 36-year-old bicyclist early Sunday evening on 1st Street NW in Lakeland.
While authorities with the Broward County Sheriff’s Office continue their investigation into a severe hit-and-run accident that seriously injured a 67-year-old bicyclist on West Commercial Boulevard in Tamarac last Friday, two sisters are asking for the public’s assistance with the identification of the driver who crashed into their father then left him for dead.
Authorities with the Pembroke Pines Police Department are currently investigating the cause behind a fatal bicycle accident which claimed the life of a 15-year-old boy this past Monday afternoon after the driver of a minivan dragged him nearly 30 feet down the roadway before finally coming to a stop.
Police working within the city of Winter Garden are involved in the investigation into a fatal accident that involved a bicyclist as well as numerous cars. What we know so far comes from members of the Winter Garden Police Department who were among the first responders to the scene and issued preliminary reports on the event and its aftermath. According to these reports, the circumstances leading up to the crash began sometime around 5:30 in the morning, when a person on a bicycle was traveling down 9th Street, closing in on the intersection between this and Smith Street. At the same time, numerous other vehicles, most of them cars, were also traveling down 9th Street and Smith Street.
It was on the evening of New Year’s Day that police were called to the scene of an accident between a car and a bicycle that took place at the intersection of Village Trail and Dunlawton Avenue in Port Orange. According to the Port Orange Police Department, the incident that they were there to investigate had taken place only a short time earlier, when the cyclist was either attempting to cross the intersection or was traveling near the roadway when they reached the intersection in question.