Belle Glade Sun

Crash kills 59-year-old bicyclist

BELLE GLADE — A 59-year-old man died as the result of a vehicular accident on Nov. 22.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office reported a vehicular accident that occurred on Wednesday, Nov. 22, at approximately 6 a.m. at the location of South Main Street and SW Avenue F in Belle Glade.

A 2016 Chevrolet driven by Mary Brown, 69, of Belle Glade was traveling northbound on S Main Street and made a left turn onto Avenue F.

Saqueo Dejesus, 59, of Belle Glade, was riding a bicycle northbound across Avenue F into the path of the Chevrolet. The Chevrolet struck the right side of the bicycle.

The bicyclist was ejected and landed northwest of the crash.

Mr. Dejesus was reported to have been transported to St. Mary’s Hospital where he died from injuries sustained in the crash.