Dunnellon, FL (February 10, 2020) – The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a fatal bicycle accident at an intersection in Dunnellon on February 10th.
According to troopers, the accident took place at the intersection of West Dunnellon Road and North Lake Garden Drive.
A victim was riding their bicycle when they were struck by the driver of a motor vehicle, who then fled the scene.
The roadway was closed for a period of time. Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in Florida
In just one year’s time in Florida, approximately 110 individuals are killed in bicycle accidents. Bicyclists are highly vulnerable parties on our roads who are prone to some of the most catastrophic harm. If you have suffered these serious losses, you might have questions for a skilled bicycle accident attorney in Florida.
At Catania & Catania, our skilled and compassionate attorneys have years of experience helping family members navigate the legal system after a fatal accident. We provide families with aggressive legal representation that they cannot get anywhere else. We will help you move forward emotionally and financially. Please contact our Florida accident attorneys at (813) 544-7096 for the help you deserve.
Note: This post was created with the help of secondary sources operating independently from Catania and Catania. Accordingly, the information used from these sources has not been independently confirmed by our staff. If anything included in these posts is incorrect, please inform us and we will correct the inaccurate information or remove the post completely.
Disclaimer: Our intent with these posts is to honor the victims of these accidents and inform the public about how to avoid these accidents and what to do in the event of one. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scenes.
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