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Fort Lauderdale, FL – Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at N Pine Island Rd & NW 78th St


Fort Lauderdale, FL (June 18, 2021) – Traffic detectives have released further details after a motorcycle accident that left one man dead in the Tamarac area on Sunday evening.

Around 9:30 p.m., a 29-year-old woman driving a 2008 Chevrolet Equinox was exiting Northwest 78th Street and turning left onto North Pine Island Road. At the same time, an adult male motorcyclist on a 2021 Kawasaki Ninja was traveling southbound and approaching the 78th intersection when the woman pulled out to make a turn. The motorcyclist applied his brakes to avoid the woman’s car, causing his bike to fall onto its left side, slide across the roadway and collide with the Equinox.

Deputies with the Broward Sheriff’s Office said that both vehicles came to rest in the intersection. Tamarac Fire Rescue units were dispatched and pronounced the motorcyclist dead at the scene, though his name was withheld by BSO.

The driver involved remained on the scene to cooperate with the investigation, but the investigation into the circumstances of the collision remains ongoing.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Motorcycle Accident Fatalities in Florida

Fort Lauderdale, FL - Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at N Pine Island Rd & NW 78th St

Hundreds of lives are taken every year in Florida due to motorcycle accidents. More motorcyclists hit our roads in Florida than in many other states throughout the entire U.S. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 600 people lost their lives in motorcycle accidents throughout the state. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye when drivers are not paying attention to what is happening around them. If you have lost someone you love in a motorcycle accident, it is imperative that you have legal help moving forward.

Suffering the loss of a loved one due to a Florida motorcycle accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Nobody should ever have to worry about how they are going to keep up with a variety of bills after somebody they love has been taken from them in an accident. You should be prepared to speak with a Florida wrongful death attorney who has handled these claims in the past with a proven track record of success.

At Your Damage Lawyer by Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, our legal team will be fully dedicated to every aspect of your claim after you have lost a loved one in a Florida motorcycle accident. We understand how devastating it can be to face the loss of a loved one following one of these traumatic collisions. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that you receive the compensation you are entitled to during these difficult times. Please reach out to an accident attorney in Florida at (561) 564-0233 to find out how we can best assist you in your time of need.

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