Weston, FL (May 23, 2021) – Police in Weston are currently investigating a traffic accident that involved a bicyclist and a car. The bicyclist was struck by a vehicle, which had a smashed windshield when responders arrived at the scene.
The incident occurred on the morning of Sunday, May 23 in the northbound lanes of Bonaventure Boulevard near South Post Road. The bicyclist required transportation by helicopter to an area hospital for treatment due to the severity of their injuries.
The identities of those involved have not been released to the public at this time as police continue to investigate the details of the accident. Police have not released any information concerning the condition of the injured victim at this time.
Our thoughts are with those involved. We hope for the full recovery of the injured victim.
Auto Collisions in Florida
Between 2005 and 2014, 46,149 individuals across the United States lost their lives due to pedestrian accidents. During this same time span, 5,142 people were killed in pedestrian accidents in Florida. This means that Florida accounted for approximately 11% of the pedestrian fatality rate in the nation from 2005 to 2014.
An accident victim’s life can be devastatingly impacted by their injuries, especially depending on the severity of the incident they were involved in. Being injured in a serious traffic accident can negatively impact a person and their family’s life in numerous ways, and these effects can last for days, weeks, or months afterward. Those injured in negligently caused traffic collisions may be faced with many challenges and hardships following their accident. Their families could be faced with the same exact issues or worse after their loved one’s involvement in a potentially catastrophic event. The compassionate Florida traffic accident lawyers at Piedra|London, P.A. strive to help aid accident victims and their families in various ways throughout their recovery.
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