Florida Ranks Number One in Country for Dangerous Bicycling

Eric Glasser of WPTV recently reported that according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Florida ranks number one in the country as the most dangerous and deadliest state in which to ride a bicycle. Florida had 119 fatalities. The latest figures date back to the year 2007. In the past weeks there have been multiple deadly bicycle accidents in Palm Beach County alone.A 12-year-old boy riding his bike to school was struck. Three days before that, a Boca Raton man was killed when he veered in front of vehicle. Another teenager died while riding his bike through traffic in Boynton Beach.

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