Seminole County, FL (June 23, 2020) – One man was killed in a fatal bicycle crash that took place on a roadway in Seminole County this past Sunday.
According to police, the collision occurred around 9:15 a.m. on June 21st when a 72-year-old bicyclist was traveling on Hunt Club Lane when he was struck by a truck.
The cyclist was transported to a nearby medical center where he later passed away due to his injuries. His identity has not been disclosed.
No information is currently available regarding whether or not the truck driver will be charged.
A police investigation will continue.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in Florida
In 2018, there were 6,568 bicycle accidents in Florida with 6,175 resulting injuries and 148 deaths. According to the latest figures from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Florida bicycle accidents occur more often than bicycle accidents in nearly any other state.
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