A 13-year-old boy was killed in a bicycle accident on Wednesday afternoon. The accident happened at the intersection of Lyons Road and Boynton Beach Boulevard. The boy, identified as Blake Buchbinder, was riding his bicycle when he was struck by a car.
Buchbinder was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the car, a 24-year-old woman, was not injured. Car accidents are a leading cause of death in the United States. In 2020, there were over 38,000 deaths from car accidents. That’s one death every 8 minutes.
The cause of the accident is under investigation. Buchbinder was a student at Boynton Beach High School. He was a member of the school’s cross country team. He was also a member of the Boy Scouts of America. Buchbinder was a popular student and well-liked by his peers. He was a kind and caring individual. He was always willing to help others.
Car accidents can also have a financial impact. Victims of car accidents may have to pay for medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you have been in a car accident, it is important to seek legal help. An experienced car accident lawyer can help you understand your rights and options. They can also help you get the compensation you deserve.
Blake Buchbinder will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and the entire Boynton Beach community. Our thoughts and prayers are with Blake’s family and friends during this difficult time. We would like to remind all drivers to be safe on the road.
Please obey the speed limit and be aware of your surroundings. Bicycle accidents are preventable. Please help us keep our roads safe for everyone.
Here are some tips to help you avoid car accidents like Blake Buchbinder:
- Obey the speed limit.
- Don’t drink and drive.
- Don’t text or use your phone while driving.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Use your seat belt.
- Drive defensively.
- Be prepared for bad weather conditions.
Car accidents are a serious problem, but they can be prevented. By following these tips, you can help keep yourself and others safe on the road.