Port Richey, FL (May 3, 2021) – A car accident in the Port Richey area resulted in the death of a motorcyclist on Sunday night, May 2.
The deadly motorcycle crash occurred at the crossing of US-19 and Coventry Drive. Local reports indicated that a 63-year-old Port Richey man was riding southbound on the highway at the time of the collision. The rider was struck by a vehicle driven by a 61-year-old man from Port Richey while turning at the intersection.
The impact resulted in the motorcyclist being ejected from the bike. The man suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the other vehicle was also injured.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of this deadly accident is in progress.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Tampa FL
Riding a motorcycle is a feeling like no other. Unfortunately, this sense of freedom comes with a serious cost. Riders are nearly 27 times more likely to be killed in the event of a motor vehicle collision according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Nearly 80% of motorcycle accidents end in death or injury.
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 motorcycle crash. 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 car accident 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.
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