FORT MYERS, Fla.- A bicyclist has died from injuries suffered in a vehicle crash that happened on Saturday. He is identified as Miguel Garcia-Barranco, 33, of 5629 6th Avenue in Fort Myers. The investigation shows Garcia-Barranco was at fault for failing to yield to traffic.
On Saturday at 9:08 p.m., Lee County deputies responded to a vehicle versus a bicyclist.
A 2008 Mazda 3 was travelling northbound in the left lane of Cleveland Avenue approaching Palm Drive. Garcia-Barranco, crossing from the west side to the east side of Cleveland Avenue, entered the lane. The Mazda's side front bumper collided with the rear tire of the bicycle.
Garcia-Barranco was transported to the hospital with serious injuries, where he later died.