Pasco Co, FL – Fatal Bicycle Accident at US-19 & Viva Via Dr

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Pasco Co, FL – Fatal Bicycle Accident at US-19 & Viva Via Dr

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Pasco Co, FL (July 3, 2021) – On Wednesday, June 30, a New Port Richey man was killed in a collision in Pasco County while riding a bicycle.

Near the crossing of US-19 and Viva Via Drive, the site of the crash was located. At around  6:05 p.m. that evening, emergency personnel were dispatched to the area. A 40-year-old New Port Richey man was riding a bike westbound across the roadway at the time of impact, according to initial reports.

An incoming pickup truck then struck the victim. The wounded individual was sent to a nearby hospital in serious condition and eventually pronounced dead by attending medical personnel. At this moment, the name of the dead victim has not been revealed.

Local officials are overseeing an ongoing inquiry into the cause of the crash. 

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

Deadly Bicycle Crashes in Tampa FL 

Pasco Co, FL - Fatal Bicycle Accident at US-19 & Viva Via DrBy far one of the most dangerous states for bikers is Florida. In 2019, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reported 6,633 bicycle collisions across the state, an increase over the previous year. Bicycle fatalities have also increased in the state, rising from 150 in 2018 to 155 in 2019. Bicycle accidents account for around 2% of all road deaths each year, with head injuries accounting for the bulk of fatalities.

When a loved one is suddenly killed, your life is completely changed, and the emotional and financial consequences may be catastrophic. It is far too easy to become overwhelmed by new difficulties after the death of a loved one, and many individuals are unclear of what to do next to seek the recompense they deserve. The very last thing you want to feel after losing a family member in a tragic accident is alone. Many persons who have been affected by wrongful death are unclear if they need the help of a skilled Florida personal injury lawyer to obtain compensation.

You will need a Tampa wrongful death lawyer to help you with every element of your case or claim if a loved one was killed in a car accident. This means engaging the services of a wrongful death attorney with considerable expertise in such cases. At Rebein Law, we  have learned how to appropriately represent the families of those who have lost a loved one in a tragic Florida bicycle accident throughout the course of our years of experience. Rebein Law has a long history of successfully supporting families who have experienced the loss of a loved one. We want to help you hold the responsible party accountable for their conduct and get any losses you have suffered as a result of a terrible car accident compensated.

Please call attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 as soon as possible to learn more about how we may help you.

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 Florida. 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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