ZEPHYRHILLS, FL – A woman was critically injured when she was struck by a vehicle on SR-54 on Friday.
An 85-year-old Zephyrhills man was traveling in a sedan eastbound on SR-54 eat of Bough Road reports the Suncoast News. Meanwhile, two bicyclists in the eastbound bike lane were traveling in opposite directions.
As they approached one another, a 40-year-old man on his bicycle moved to allow the woman to pass. While passing, she lost control of her bicycle and fell into the eastbound lane of SR-54 where she was struck by the sedan.
The victim was rushed to the hospital in critical condition. The other bicyclist was not injured, nor were the two occupants in the sedan.
If you’ve suffered serious injuries in a bicycle accident involving a vehicle, you may be entitled to compensation. Our team of Zephyrhills car accident attorneys can fight to get you the best legal outcome. Contact us online or give us a call at 866-608-5529.