Pinellas Co, FL – Palm Harbor Woman Fatally Struck at Alt-19 & Delaware Ave

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Pinellas Co, FL – Palm Harbor Woman Fatally Struck at Alt-19 & Delaware Ave

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Pinellas Co, FL (July 11, 2021) – On Thursday, July 8, a Palm Harbor woman was killed after being involved in a bicycle accident in Pinellas County. 

Local authorities were notified of the deadly crash at around 4:40 p.m. A 63-year-old woman from Palm Harbor was reportedly riding a bike eastbound on US-19 Alt near Delaware Avenue at the time of the incident. The woman was reportedly traveling in a marked crosswalk. 

The woman entered the path of an oncoming vehicle and was struck. The passenger side-mirror of the car hit the cyclist, who overturned on the road. The woman was flown to a local medical facility in critical condition. She was later pronounced dead on Saturday, July 10. 

The identity of the deceased victim has not been revealed at this time. An ongoing investigation into the fatal accident is being managed by local authorities. 

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

Tampa Fatal Cycling Crashes 

Pinellas Co, FL - Palm Harbor Woman Fatally Struck at Alt-19 & Delaware AveIn 2019, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reported 6,633 bicycle accidents, up from the previous year. The number of cyclists killed in the state has also increased, from 150 in 2018 to 155 in 2019. Bicycle collisions account for almost 2% of all road deaths in the United States each year, with head injuries accounting for the bulk of fatalities. Florida is without a doubt one of the most dangerous states for cyclists.

Many individuals are unsure what to do when a loved one dies in a bicycle accident, and even fewer know how to obtain the compensation they are entitled to. After losing a family member in an unexpected accident, your life will never be the same, and the consequences might be devastating to your emotional and financial well-being. With the help of a professional Florida personal injury lawyer, the families of individuals who have died as a result of an unforeseen catastrophe can seek justice.

At Rebein Law, our legal experience has taught us how to successfully defend families whose loved ones have died in a vehicle accident in Florida. It is critical to hire a wrongful death attorney with considerable experience. Wrongful death attorneys in Tampa can help surviving families with every aspect of their case or claim, including financial aid. Rebein Law has a track record of helping bereaved families. We want to help you hold the responsible person accountable and get you properly paid for any damages you’ve suffered as a result of a horrific vehicle accident.

Please contact Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 right now to learn more about how our firm can help you in your time of need.

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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