19-Year-Old Rider Injured in Clearwater Crash with Vehicle on U.S. 19
Clearwater, Florida (January 13, 2018) – A 19-year-old bicyclist was seriously injured in a crash with a vehicle on Friday afternoon in Clearwater, according to a police report.
The accident took place on U.S. Highway 19, just north of Drew Street shortly before 3 p.m. on Friday, January 12.
Clearwater Police said the bicyclist was struck by a vehicle on the northbound U.S. 19 entrance lanes from Drew Street.
The victim, a 19-year-old man, was transported by Bayflite to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg with serious injuries.
Police closed one lane of U.S. 19 access road north of Drew Street as they conducted the investigation.
We wish a quick recovery to the victims of this accident. If you or your loved one was a victim of an accident, we at Percy Martinez Law Office encourage you to seek advice from an attorney. The responsible party should make compensation for the medical bills, loss of income and other costs that you might incur. Call us today at (305) 497-0132, and one of our lawyers will help you file a case against the liable party.