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Gregory Perenich
27 December 2021

Ruskin Bicyclist Hit, Killed by Car, Police Say

A 30-year-old cyclist died at the scene after being hit by a car in Ruskin, Christmas Eve.

Around 7:50 p.m., the 28-year-old driver of a sedan was headed east on College Avenue near 18th Street when the driver approached a bicycle traveling in the same direction.

The cyclist died at the scene after being struck by the sedan. The driver of the sedan was uninjured.

Police have not released the driver’s name or the victim.

At Perenich Law Injury Attorneys, we have a personal responsibility to serve those who have been injured on Florida’s roadways due to negligent actions. We understand the pain and suffering that these accidents entail. By providing information on these local crashes, we hope to raise awareness of the impact that these tragedies have in our everyday lives.

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