Naples, FL (October 30, 2020) - A bicyclist suffered injuries after being hit by a car in Naples on Friday, October 30th. The incident occurred around 3:50 p.m. on Tamiami Trail near the intersection with 107th Avenue North.
The Floria Highway Patrol was called to the accident scene just after the crash occurred. At this time, there are no details on how the accident took place. Police and rescue crews were on the scene for several hours investigating the accident and clearing the crash scene.
An investigation is ongoing at this time. There is no additional information available.
Florida bicycle accidents can cause devastating impacts on victims. While these crashes do not occur as frequently as other types of collisions, they can be just as serious and deadly. Bicycle crashes claim about 100 lives each year in our state and bicyclists are extremely vulnerable to the serious effects of a collision.
Our thoughts go out to the victim of this bicycle crash in Naples and we hope for their complete recovery.
Rubenstein Law is dedicated to serving individuals & families injured by the negligence of others. We know first-hand the heartbreak that can be left behind after an accident. In our news blog, we write about cases of personal injury relevant to our line of work, and we report on news of judgments and appellate cases that affect the rights of personal injury claimants. We feel a responsibility to raise awareness of the injury and tragic loss of life occurring across our state every day.
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