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West Palm Beach, FL – Cyclist Loses Life in Fatal Wreck with City Truck

West Palm Beach, FL (May 1, 2020) – A bicyclist was killed in a deadly collision with a city truck at an intersection in West Palm Beach this past Tuesday.

Police responded to the wreck that occurred at the intersection of Wenonah Place and South Olive Avenue between a bicyclist and a city truck. According to an accident report, the truck made a right-hand turn onto Wenonah Place and crashed into the bicyclist. 

Paramedics were called to the scene of the collision and attempted to save the cyclist’s life. No further injuries were reported and it is unclear at this time whether or not charges will be filed against the truck driver. 

No further information is available. 

An investigation into the collision’s circumstances will continue. 

At this time, we would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim. 

Bicycle Accidents in Florida

West Palm Beach, FL - Cyclist Loses Life in Fatal Wreck with City TruckThere were 6,568 bike crashes in Florida in 2018 that resulted in 148 fatalities and 6,175 injuries. In the first quarter of 2019, there were 1,695 bike accidents that already occurred in Florida.

In 2017, Florida had the highest rate of pedal cyclist deaths reported, at 125. In the past ten years, Florida and California have led the nation in the number of cyclists who lose their lives each year. 

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