According to the report, a woman was killed by a driver who was distracted while driving on Brickell Avenue near Downtown Miami.
It was reported that the accident sent at least six people to the hospital which includes a victim with a critical injury. The woman was identified as a 43-year-old woman. The woman was with at least 13 bicyclists riding along Brickell Avenue near Downtown Miami when the accident occurred.
It was reported that paramedics transported six victims to a nearby hospital. The youngest victim, who is 17-years-old, reportedly suffered a scraped knee.
Miami Police said it is believed that the driver who hit the group was distracted. The female driver stayed at the scene and was reportedly cooperative.
A spokesman for the Miami Police said speed, alcohol or drugs are not believed to be a factor.
The crash is still under investigation.
Comment from Anidjar and Levine:
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash. “Casualties recorded in the deadly accident involving bicycles always varies and can be disheartening. Six were transported the hospital due to injuries while a woman was also pronounced dead. After a bicycle accident where a family member was injured or killed, families often have many questions about what next steps to undertake. Although nothing can undo a terrible tragedy like this, an experienced accident attorney will help guide you through this difficult time.”
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