Middletown, OH – One Killed in Deadly Bicycle Accident on Breiel BlvdOhio & Indiana Legal News
Middletown, OH (September 17, 2020) – There was a fatal bicycle accident reported in the Middletown area on Monday afternoon, September 14, according to reports from the Hamilton Highway Patrol.
Local authorities were called to the site of the accident near the intersection of N. Breiel Boulevard and Miller Road at around 4:35 p.m. Initial reports revealed that 39-year-old Brandon W. Wagner of Middletown was traveling south on Breiel Boulevard in a 2012 GMC Sierra at the time of the accident. For unknown reasons, a young cyclist and the Sierra entered the intersection at the same time.
The Sierra collided with the bicycle. The rider was transported to Atrium Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. No other injuries were reported in the accident.
No further information on the crash is available at this time. An ongoing investigation into the accident is being managed by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Cycling Accidents in Cincinnati
Riding a bicycle is a wonderful pastime that is beloved by many residents across the state of Ohio. However, there is little protecting the rider from the full impact of a collision involving a motor vehicle. There are an estimated 742 cyclists killed per year in car accidents nationwide. From 2007 to 2018, 8,908 cyclists have died across the country in bicycle accidents involving motor vehicles. Statistics show that 2018 was one of the deadliest years on record with a reported 857 reported fatalities.
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An experienced Ohio wrongful death attorney can explain your rights and help you through the process of filing a Cincinnati wrongful death lawsuit to pursue the compensation that you deserve after the loss of a loved one. The legal team at the Green Law Firm is here to fight for your legal rights and make sure you get justice for your lost loved one while ensuring that the responsible party is held accountable. If you have lost a loved one due to another’s negligence, contact us today at (513)769-0840 to discuss your case with an attorney who cares.
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