Fatal Bicycle Accident in Morgantown Hit-and-Run

A cyclist was killed in a hit-and-run accident on July 6 on Earl Core Road in Morgantown.  According to a story on the WDTV website, Divante Coles was struck by a vehicle that then fled the scene.  Monongalia County EMS and Morgantown Fire Department responded to the scene.

Following a police investigation the vehicle that caused the accident was located by Morgantown Police Department and is now in their custody.  No news on the driver of the vehicle has been released.

Morgantown WV Bicycle Accident Lawyer

Humphrey & Rist represents bicycle accident victims throughout West Virginia.  Attorney Tom Rist has been an avid cyclist for decades and he understands the intricacies of a serious bicycle accident case.  Having represented hundreds of victims in accident cases, one thing that is clear is that any fatality case should be investigated and handled by an attorney who has worked on serious fatality cases in the past.  Proving liability and hiring the right experts for a case will make all of the difference in the world in trying to obtain a recovery for the family of a fatal accident victim.

For more information or to speak to a WV Bicycle Accident Lawyer about your case, call us at (304) 574-0222.