Clarksville, TN (May 29, 2020) – At around 10:45 p.m., on May 25, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on College Street.
Reports show that 65-year-old Douglas Perryman was riding a bicycle near the intersection of College Street and Eighth Street when he was struck by a vehicle.
Perryman was airlifted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment of critical injuries. Authorities confirmed that he passed away after arriving.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Douglas Perryman.
Fatal Bicycle Accidents in Tennessee
Around three people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across Tennessee every day. Bicycle accidents make up a small percentage of victims fatally injured by the negligence of others. These accidents are often preventable. Families across the state are forced to endure the overwhelming consequences of these accidents due to the reckless actions of others. When victims lose their lives in collisions, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Tennessee as soon as possible to explore legal options available to them.
Victims and their families often have many questions after devastating and unexpected accidents. In many cases, victims are left with overwhelming pain that negatively impacts their health and wellbeing. Our team at Local Accident Reports understands the challenges victims face, mentally, physically, and financially, as they begin the recovery process. For this reason, our team provides invaluable resources and information to anyone who has been injured in an accident as a result of another person’s actions.
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