Category Archives: Bicycle Accidents

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Alligators—A Worry For Florida Bicyclists?

When a 22 year veteran of the Hollywood Police Department retired, he planned to live out his days doing what he loved. He got a part-time job at Big Wheel Cycles, raced on bikes, and coached local Florida bicyclists and triathletes, but now he is recovering from a strange accident. After winning a triathlon, the retired policeman decided to dedicate…
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What Makes Fat Tire Bikes Popular?

You’ve probably seen them on the beach or on the street: fat tire bicycles. They are becoming more and more popular, but you might be wondering what the appeal is. The origins of the fat tire bike are a mystery. Some point back to 1940s modified bikes, while others point to a guy in Alaska who welded bike rims together…
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Do Bicycles Need To Obey Traffic Laws?

On Wednesday, June 3, a 13-year-old girl was riding her bike in Fort Walton Beach when she was struck by a motorist. She was taken to a local hospital to recover, but the 65-year-old driver who struck her will not be facing any charges from the police. The little girl ran a stop sign before she was hit, which may…
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Local Cyclist “Hooligan Sean” Remembered

On his way to a bicycle race in Ferndale, a Coral Gables cycling icon was involved in a car accident. Unfortunately, he did not survive the crash, but his family and friends wanted to make sure his memory lived on. Magic Monday was the name of the memorial ride held by the family and friends of the 51-year-old cyclist who…
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Coral Gables Bikers Are Safer After Hit and Run Driver Found

There has been an update on the hit and run bicycle accident that we told you about on our blog. Coral Gables Police have made an arrest in the fatal hit and run accident that claimed the life of a 33-year-old man from Mexico. On March 26th, a deceased bicycler was found in the street by a Coral Gables Policeman,…
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Fatal Hit and Run Bicycle Crashes Still a Problem For Miami-Dade

On March 26th at 3:13 am a Coral Gables Police Officer spotted someone lying in the street near the University of Miami. The officer stopped to render aid, but soon discovered that the man was already deceased. Unsure of exactly what had happened to the man, the officer began to investigate the scene. Four blocks away from the body, the…
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