Man Hit and Killed in Vero Beach Bicycle Accident on Indian River Boulevard
Vero Beach, Florida (February 3, 2018) – A bicyclist lost his life Friday afternoon when he was struck by a vehicle in Vero Beach, according to a report released by the Vero Beach police.
The accident was reported at around 12:40 p.m. Friday, February 2 on southbound Indian River Boulevard at the Barber Bridge.
According to the police report, a man was cycling southbound and on attempting to turn east to go over the Barber Bridge, was hit by a vehicle heading north.
The rider, who was wearing a helmet, died at the scene.
Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle stopped and remained at the scene.
As a result of the accident, Indian River Boulevard between 37th Street and Royal Palm Boulevard was closed for an unknown period as investigators collected information at the scene.
Percy Martinez Law Office passes our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
It is sad when an innocent person dies in an accident caused by a negligent party. Every road user has a duty of care towards other road users. If your loved one was killed in an accident, seek legal advice from a wrongful death attorney.
At Percy Martinez Law Office, we have professional lawyers who can help you file a case in court and successfully seek compensation. Contact our law firm today at (305) 497-0132 and talk to a wrongful death attorney.