Man Killed in Bicycle vs Semi-Truck Accident at I-595 in Davie, FL

May 5, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

I-595, Davie, FL, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Florida Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Bicycle, Garbage Truck
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Bicycle and a Garbage Truck were involved in a crash

What Happened

Florida Highway Patrol officials have information on a collision that killed a bicyclist at I-595 in Davie, FL on May 5th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 5:15 a.m. According to investigators, an 83-year-old male was operating a mountain bike in or near a southbound lane of travel. Police say the area was not available for use for pedestrians or cyclists. A southbound garbage truck collided with the cyclist under unclear circumstances. The cyclist was ejected from the bicycle and suffered fatal injuries at the scene. Additional information was not made available.

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