Miami, FL (October 29, 2020) - Police in Miami responded to a deadly accident involving a motorcycle on Wednesday evening. The crash took place on Interstate 95 around 6:00 p.m.
According to reports, a motorcyclist and a gray SUV were involved in the crash. The motorcyclist was rushed to the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital following the crash but later succumbed to their injuries. There are no additional injuries reported as a result of the crash. The cause of the accident remains unknown at this time. Police have not identified the deceased victim. The roadway was closed for several hours near the crash scene and motorists were advised to find alternate routes of travel.
No additional information is available at this time.
Motorcycle accidents in Florida are very dangerous and devastating events. Last year, more than 500 motorcyclists were killed when they were involved in crashes on Florida's roadways. While motorcycles make up about 3% of all registered motor vehicles in Florida, motorcycle crashes account for approximately 15% of all traffic deaths. Both motorcyclists and other drivers should remember to always remain vigilant and follow all traffic safety laws in order to avoid a catastrophic accident from occurring.
Our condolences are with the victim's family during this difficult time.
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