WESTON, Fla. – Authorities are investigating after they said a car hit someone who was riding a bicycle in Weston.
That victim, identified as 44-year-old Sunny LaValle, has since died as a result of her injuries.
Police said LaValle was riding her bicycle southbound onb Bonaventure Boulevard in a designated bicycle lane when she was struck from behind.
The driver of the vehicle, a grey sedan that had a smashed windshield, remained at the scene, police said.
The driver has been identified as 24-year-old Skyvel Johnson.
The incident happened Sunday morning at approximately 8:04 a.m.
The injuries sustained by LaValle were so serious, she had to be rushed to a hospital by helicopter.
Police said Johnson remained at the scene and cooperated in the investigation, which remains ongoing.
There has been no word on whether Johnson will be facing any charges.