Even though most drivers are aware of how dangerous the roads can be, fatal accidents continue to take place on a regular basis. From Miami to Jacksonville and throughout Florida, too many of these accidents continue to occur. In order to prevent another fatal bicycle accident, drivers have a responsibility to always obey traffic laws and do everything they can to avoid a collision.
While he was riding his bike to school, a 6-year-old boy lost his life after being hit by a semi truck. Although he was taken to the hospital, he was unable to survive his injuries. According to the boy's brother, who was with him when he was struck, they were crossing the street on foot while walking their bicycles when the collision occurred.