Category: Bike Accidents
Governor DeSantis signed a proclamation signifying March as Florida Bicycle Month. Naples, Fort Myers, and Punta Gorda are all having events during this special month.
Fort Myers, FL (March 2, 2020) Fort Myers Police Department (FMPD) reports a moped rider was injured in a crash on Monday night.
North Port, FL (February 28, 2020) On Friday morning before 7:00 a.m. a bicyclist was airlifted to Sarasota Memorial Hospital after being hit by a car. A black Pontiac was driven off the road by a Toyota Prius causing it to hit the bicyclist.
Cape Coral, FL (February 27, 2020) Cape Coral Police report a bicyclist was taken to the hospital after a Cape Coral Crash.
The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) responded to over 2,000 crashes in Collier County as of October 22, 2019. Those crashes involved 56 pedestrians and 62 bicyclists.
Collier County, FL (January 19.2020) Cathleen P. Ragone, 62, of Naples, tragically died from injuries she suffered when she was hit by a car while on her bicycle Sunday morning, just after 11:00 a.m., according to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP).
Florida is one of the worst states for bicycle accidents. The Florida Bicycle Association (FBA) supports statutory provisions in Florida to ensure the safety and rights of bicyclists.
Fort Myers, FL (January 13, 2020) Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) troopers are investigating a hit-and-run bicycle crash that happened at 4:30 a.m.
Punta Gorda, FL (January 10, 2020) Florida Highway Patrol confirms a bicyclist tragically died in a hit-and-run crash at Riverside Drive and Dutch Avenue in Punta Gorda today.
Naples, FL (December 3, 2019) - On Tuesday evening, around 5:30 p.m., a bicyclist was hit by a car on Davis Boulevard in Naples.