Two cyclists hit in Fort Lauderdale, driver flees scene

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Two cyclits were struck by a vehicle that appeared to intentially swerve into the bike lane on Saturday, Local 10 News reports. 

The incident occurred in the intersection of Oakland Park Boulevard and A1A on Saturday. A driver in a dark sedan was coming out of an intersection when they veered into the bike lane and excelerated into two cyclists. They also struck a third bike that was unoccupied before speeding away.

The extend of the cyclists injuries has not been reported. Police are continuing to investigate the incident as there were also reports of a large group of rowdy cyclists throwing bricks at cars.

This is a developing story, we will provide updates as more information becomes available.

The Fort Lauderdale pedestrian accident lawyers of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller, Overbeck & Baxter P.A. have provided this story for informational purposes only, and it should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a collision that was someone else’s fault, we would like to discuss your options for pursuing financial compensation at your convenience. Contact our offices today for a free consultation, by calling  800.689.8180 or filling out our online contact form.

Last Updated : May 24, 2022

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