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Port St. Lucie Police: 17-Year-Old Bicyclist Dies Following Crash with Ford Bronco

PSL Police Department

Port St. Lucie - Monday October 3, 2022: A 17-year-old bicyclist died Saturday after being struck by a vehicle early Friday morning.

Port St. Lucie Police responded to the accident at 5:51 am at the intersection of SE Triumph Rd and SE Veterans Memorial Pkwy.

Police say the preliminary investigation found that the 17-year-old bicyclist was traveling westbound on SE Triumph Rd and was struck in the intersection by a Ford Bronco traveling north on SE Veterans Memorial Pkwy.

The 17-year-old bicyclist was transported to the hospital and in critical condition and succumbed to his injuries on Saturday morning.

The 59-year-old driver of the Ford Bronco was driving to work and was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation at this time by Traffic Homicide Investigators.