Bicyclist Killed In Crash On State Road A1A In North Indian River County
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — A bicyclist was killed in a collision north of the Windsor Club in Indian River County, police said.
The crash occurred on State Road A1A north of Wildlife Way near Treasure Shores Park, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Troopers identified the bicyclist as a 63-year-old Vero Beach man.
The Florida Highway Patrol said a red Nissan Altima collided with the bicyclist. The motorist was a 49-year-old Melbourne man who had been traveling north when he swerved onto the right shoulder and struck the bicyclist, who was also headed north.
The Vero Beach man was taken by paramedics to Sebastian River Medical Center where he was pronounced dead, troopers said.
The subsequent police investigation reduced traffic to one lane for several hours.
Attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded about the crash. “That is a very busy intersections and drivers need to pay extra attention for pedestrians and bicyclists in that area. Please be careful whenever there are bicyclist sharing the road with you as a vehicle driver. Those on bicycles have rights to the road also. Let my many years of fighting for the injured help you through this difficult time. Call for a free consultation.”
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