Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Bicycle Accident on Cassat AvenueSheftall Law
Jacksonville, FL (March 9, 2020) – Around 1:10 a.m. this morning, a fatal bicycle accident took place at 400 Cassat Avenue that led to the fatality of one victim.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office responded to the collision where they found that a bicyclist was struck by a passenger vehicle when they were either riding on the street or crossing the street.
The driver who struck the bicyclist remained at the scene of the accident and has been cooperating with the police.
The identity of the bicyclist is not known at this time. Police continue their investigation into the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in Florida
Bicyclists are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads due to the fact that they have few protections from harm against motor vehicles. Out of every million people, 5.7 will lose their lives in bicycle collisions. If you have lost somebody you love in one of these accidents, it is essential that you work with a Florida wrongful death attorney immediately.
At Sheftall & Associates, our dedicated and compassionate attorneys have stood by the sides of many family members after an accident that is not their fault. We will help family members gain compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, funeral costs, and more. If you have lost somebody close to you in a fatal accident, please contact our law firm at (904) 638-7712 for more information.
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