Largo, FL – Cyclist Fatally Hit by Vehicle at Starkey Rd & E Bay Dr

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Largo, FL – Cyclist Fatally Hit by Vehicle at Starkey Rd & E Bay Dr

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Largo, FL (May 11, 2021) – A traffic accident in Largo on Monday, May 10, resulted in the death of a cyclist. 

Emergency responders were called to the scene at around 5:56 a.m. that morning. The deadly crash occurred near the corner of Starkey Road and E. Bay Drive. The rider of a bicycle was hit by a motor vehicle while traveling at the intersection. 

The rider was pronounced dead at the scene by responding paramedics. At this time, it is unknown if alcohol was a factor in the incident. The identity of the deceased victim has been withheld. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly bicycle accident is underway. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Deadly Bicycle Accidents in Tampa FL 

5.11 Largo, FL - Cyclist Fatally Hit by Vehicle at Starkey Rd & E Bay DrThe rider of a bike has little protection in the event of a motor vehicle collision. There were 5,082 bicycle accidents reported in Florida in 2020, resulting in 127 fatalities. There were 843 confirmed deaths in bicycle accidents reported nationwide in 2019. The rate of bicycle fatalities has increased by nearly 36% since reaching an all-time low in 2010. 

When the death of a loved one is the result of another person’s negligence or carelessness, it can be truly devastating. When a loved one is killed in a sudden accident, surviving family members are often forced to deal with feelings of frustration and helplessness, in addition to their profound sense of loss. It is only natural that surviving family members would want to bring those responsible for your loved one’s death to justice by pursuing a wrongful death claim with the help of a personal injury attorney. 

At Rebein Law, our primary focus is on helping families recover maximum compensation for their losses associated with a fatal Tampa bicycle accident. Even in the most complex cases, our knowledge of the law and our tenacity have provided our clients with favorable outcomes in the event of a deadly bicycle crash in Tampa, and we have successfully helped thousands of clients obtain compensation after the loss of a loved one. If you have lost a loved one in a sudden crash, contact Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 to discuss your case with a Tampa wrongful death attorney

Note: Secondary sources were used in the creation of this post. Our team has not independently verified the facts surrounding this accident. If any information is not correct, please contact Rebein Law so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. We will remove a post upon request.

Disclaimer: The purpose of this post is to inform our readers about the dangers of driving and to provide information for people who are injured in an accident in Arizona. This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information provided is intended to be legal or medical advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. 

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