Lakeside, FL – Bicyclist Killed in Crash on Blanding Blvd (FL-21)Jacksonville Accident News
Lakeside, FL (May 10, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident reported Saturday afternoon claimed one victim’s life.
At around 1:30 p.m., on May 9, authorities were called to the scene of a collision on Blanding Boulevard. Reports show that a bicyclist was traveling through the area of Blanding Boulevard and Suzanne Avenue when they were struck by a motor vehicle.
The bicyclist suffered fatal injuries in the crash. They were transported to a local hospital where authorities declared the cyclist deceased.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the victim killed in this accident.
Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents in Florida
Each year, tens of thousands of people lose their lives in collisions across Florida. Bicyclists are generally unprotected against the impact of motor vehicles, which means they are more likely to incur injuries in auto accidents. The aftermath of a collision can be challenging for grieving families, who are often left to bear the costs of funeral services and lost wages. It is imperative that they reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Florida as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
We at Sheftall & Associates have extensive experience helping grieving families handle even some of the most complex legal claims surrounding their loved one’s fatal accidents. Our bicycle accident attorneys in Jacksonville firmly believe families should not have to face these challenges alone. Our team has decades of experience that ensures clients are able to get the justice they deserve for their loved ones. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Florida at (904) 638-7712 to protect your legal rights today.
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