Woman Killed, 6 Others Injured After Car Hits Group Of Cyclists On Brickell Avenue

Report says a woman was killed by a driver who was distracted while driving on Brickell Avenue near Downtown Miami.

According to the report, 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.

According to Miami Police, 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 officer said speed, alcohol or drugs are not believed to be a factor.

The crash is still under investigation.

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