Pinellas, FL – Biker Killed in Fatal Collision on S Myrtle Ave near Belleair Rd

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Pinellas, FL – Biker Killed in Fatal Collision on S Myrtle Ave near Belleair Rd

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Pinellas, FL (July 19, 2022) – An elderly man from Clearwater lost his life in a fatal traffic crash in Pinellas County on Tuesday, July 19. At approximately 8:25 a.m., multiple responders were sent to the scene on South Myrtle Avenue.

Early reports show that the wreck occurred when the man was struck by a bicycle on South Myrtle Avenue near the intersection with Belleair Road. Police are still working to investigate the details of the accident. 

The victim, identified as an 84-year-old man, was transported from the scene to a local hospital where he later lost his life. The man who struck him, a man from Clearwater, age 21, sustained no injuries. 

The bicyclist’s name has not been released at this time. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim. 

Nothing further has been reported. 

Florida Pedestrian Accidents

Pinellas, FL - Biker Killed in Fatal Collision on S Myrtle Ave near Belleair RdIn Florida, car accidents are unfortunately rather common. Every year, there are more than 400,000 wrecks reported there per year. About 250,000 of these collisions result in injuries for those involved. 

When a pedestrian is involved in a traffic accident, they usually suffer severe injuries that can land them in the hospital for weeks or even months. Pedestrian travel is one of the most dangerous ways to get around. This is because pedestrians are completely unprotected against the force of moving vehicles. 

Sustaining an injury in a pedestrian crash is a difficult experience. Depending on the severity of your injury and how it happened, you may be eligible to collect financial compensation to aid in your recovery. A personal injury attorney in Pinellas can help you file a personal injury claim for compensation if a negligent driver caused you or someone you love to become injured. 

The lawyers at Rebein Law are here to help you through this difficult time. We have been lending a hand to injured crash victims and their loved ones for many years. If you have recently lost a family member due to driver negligence, you deserve to be compensated for your injuries. A wrongful death attorney in Pinellas can help you recover compensation so you can begin to think about moving forward.

Funeral costs, wage loss, and other expenses related to your loved one’s passing may be eligible for compensation. Allow a personal injury attorney from Rebein Law to help you determine who/what caused your wreck so you can recover financially. 

Financial recovery can allow you to focus more on your physical and mental well-being. Call Rebein Law at 813-305-7285 to file your own personal injury claim.

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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