Miami Beach

Investigation continues in cyclist fatality that closed Venetian Causeway in August

Miami police have found video showing a vehicle hitting and killing a woman as she rode her bicycle in the bike lane of the Venetian Causeway on Aug. 29.

A police source said the cyclist was hit from behind and the driver said she didn’t see the cyclist. Possible consequences for the driver range from criminal charges to a careless driving summons.

The fatality closed the entire causeway for an hour that morning.

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