Cyclist killed in Port St. Lucie accident
PORT ST. LUCIE, FL – A 17-year-old cyclist was killed in Port St. Lucie following an accident on Friday morning, WPTV reports.
The accident occurred shortly before 6 a.m. near the intersection of Southeast Triumph Road and Southeast Veterans Memorial Parkway.
The victim was riding west on Southeast Triumph Road when they entered the path of a northbound Ford Bronco in the intersection. He was rushed to the hospital, where he later passed away.
The 59-year-old Bronco driver was uninjured.
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