Source: A Jupiter man died Thursday evening after a motorist struck the bicycle he was riding, according to a Florida Highway Patrol news release. About 9:37 p.m. John Hatch, 57, of Jupiter, was stopped in the northbound lane of State Road A1A when he was hit by a 2005 Lexus driven by Frances Yu of Hobe Sound. The impact knocked Hatch from his bicycle and he came to a rest on the eastern grassy shoulder of S.R. A1A, lying face up in a southeasterly direction, the release states. The bicycle came to rest under the Lexus. An investigation into the crash is continuing.
Crash time: between 9 p.m. and 11:59 p.m.
Land use: Urban
Road type: Urban Arterial
Where on the road the collision happened: Road
Collision type: Rear-end
Vehicle type: Automobile
If truck: Unknown
At crash time driver was: Don't Know
SourcesSource: News Report
Link if Website: http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/news/local/Jupiter-man-dies-after-being-struck-by-motorist/nS3QN/
Legal StatusLegal status: No charges filed
Against: Against Driver
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