BICYCLIST DIES AFTER COLLIDING WITH VEHICLE IN POMPANO BEACH

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office
   PIO Number: 
19-9-12
BSO Case Number:
11-1909-003917
Date:
September 13, 2019
Time:
10:44 p.m.
Jurisdiction:
Pompano Beach
Place of Occurrence:
100 block of Powerline Road in Pompano Beach
Bicyclist:
Walter Carter, 43, 7/8/76, male, 1341 N.W. 18th Dr., #301, Pompano Beach  (DECEASED)


Driver:
Joshuah Tindale, 37, Pompano Beach

Description of Incident:

A bicyclist attempting to cross the road in Pompano Beach rode into the path of a vehicle and died Friday night.

 

The crash occurred at approximately 10:45 p.m. in the 100 block of Powerline Road. Broward Sheriff’s Office traffic homicide detectives said the driver of a 2019 Ford Transit Connect was traveling northbound in the center through lane of Powerline Road and approaching West Atlantic Boulevard when the bicyclist, who was attempting to cross Powerline Road midblock from west to east, rode into the path of the Ford vehicle.

 

Rescue units transported the bicyclist, who was later identified as Walter Carter, 43, to Broward Health North hospital where he was pronounced dead at 11:09 p.m. The driver remained on scene and cooperated with detectives.

 

The investigation continues.


INVESTIGATORS:
Dets. Slagle-Grant & Morales, THI

Sgt. Hager, THI

THIS REPORT BY:
Veda Coleman-Wright/Dir. of PIO
September 14, 2019          1840

Pompano Beach