St Petersburg, FL – Motorcyclist Killed in Collision at 5th Ave S & 34th St

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St Petersburg, FL – Motorcyclist Killed in Collision at 5th Ave S & 34th St

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St Petersburg, FL (August 15, 2021) – On Saturday, August 14, a motorcyclist lost his life after being involved in a traffic accident with another vehicle in St. Petersburg. 

The two vehicles collided after entering the intersection of 5th Avenue S. and 34th Street S. late that night. Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene to render aid to the involved parties. The area was closed for several hours while responders were on-site. 

At around 8:50 p.m., local authorities were notified of the crash. The rider of a motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the collision. No updates on the fatal motorcycle crash have been released at this time. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the collision is being handled by local law enforcement officials. Additional information will be made public as the inquiry continues. 

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

Deadly Motorcycle Accidents in Tampa FL 

St Petersburg, FL - Motorcyclist Killed in Collision at 5th Ave S & 34th StMotorbike riders are 27 times more likely to die in an accident than passengers in passenger cars, with over 80% of motorcycle accidents resulting in death or disability. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, wearing a helmet reduces the risk of death by around 37%. In 2016, 600 motorcycle deaths occurred in Florida, with 409 of them involving another vehicle.

Riding a motorbike is a popular pastime in Tampa and many residents like riding their bikes throughout the city. These cars, however, threaten both drivers and passengers on the road. Motorcyclists are more likely to die in a collision, and many cars fail to keep a sufficient lookout for them, resulting in catastrophic accidents.

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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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