St Petersburg, FL – Motorcyclist Fatally Hit by Chevy Traverse at 38th Ave & 34th St

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St Petersburg, FL – Motorcyclist Fatally Hit by Chevy Traverse at 38th Ave & 34th St

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St Petersburg, FL (May 8, 2022) – A motorcyclist was killed after being involved in a collision in the St. Petersburg area on Friday evening, May 6. The deadly crash took place at the crossing of 38th Avenue and 34th Street at around 10:30 p.m. 

Local reports revealed that a 39-year-old man riding a Harley Davidson motorcycle was headed east while the driver of a red Chevy Travers was traveling west. The driver of the Traverse made a left turn into the path of the oncoming rider. Both vehicles collided at the scene. 

The injured motorcyclist was transported to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg in critical condition and later pronounced dead. No other injuries were reported in the crash. 

Local authorities are handling the investigation into the cause of the fatal motorcycle accident. 

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

Deadly Motorcycle Crashes in Florida

St Petersburg, FL - Motorcyclist Fatally Hit by Chevy Traverse at 38th Ave & 34th StFlorida has the fourth-highest number of motorcycle crashes in the nation. This might be attributable in part due to the fact that Florida’s weather is suitable for motorcycle riding all year. Motorcycle accidents claimed the lives of 590 people in 2017, compared to 515 people in 2016. The majority of those killed were riders, but there were also 30 passengers killed in these collisions. 

A wrongful death lawsuit is a kind of action filed against someone who is accused of causing death by negligence or deliberate conduct. There are various sorts of accidents that can result in wrongful death cases in Florida, with motorcycle accidents, vehicle accidents, and slip and fall accidents being the most prevalent. These suits allow a departed loved one’s relatives to seek recompense on behalf of the deceased party. 

When a family member of a loved one is killed in a motorcycle accident, you need a St. Petersburg wrongful death lawyer that can support you with every aspect of your case or lawsuit. The recovery process demands the services of an experienced wrongful death lawyer. Rebein Law has a history of helping people in Tampa who have lost loved ones due to a deadly vehicle accident caused by a reckless driver.  We know how to effectively prosecute a wrongful death claim due to our years of expertise. Our St. Petersburg motorcycle accident lawyers want to help you hold the responsible party accountable and responsible and get the compensation you need to cover your damages. 

To learn more about how we may help you, call 813-305-7285 and talk with attorney Paul Rebein.

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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