Bicyclist struck by car in Florida accident

Bicyclist struck by a car.

A 37-year-old man was injured after he was involved in a bicycle accident when he was struck by a car while riding on Gulf Coast Highway.

The accident occurred at 7:33 a.m. in Escambia County when the bicyclist was traveling westbound just outside of the roadway. When he approached the intersection at Glades Lane, he was struck by a 21-year-old driver just as the light turned green.

This caused the man to fall from the bike and hit the ground. The driver claimed that she did not see the cyclist because of the glare in that direction. The woman was charged for violating the right of way.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a bicycle accident due to another driver’s negligence, you need experienced representation on your side. Contact Fort Lauderdale bicycle accident lawyers of Winston Law Firm, by calling 954-475-9666.

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