David Gee, Sheriff
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Release Number: 10-191
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- June 8, 2010
- Contact Person:
- Debbie Carter : firstname.lastname@example.org
Bicyclist struck by vehicle dies as a result of his injuries.
- June 7, 2010
- Time: 5:20 PM
- Bloomingdale Avenue & Hurley Road
- Brandon, FL
Michael P. Jurgens, DOB 05-03-90
3810 Polumbo Drive
Vehicle: 2008 Mazda
Marcus Adams, DOB 01-08-88
919 Milano Circle
At approximately 5:20 p.m., Michael Jurgens was riding his bicycle westbound on the north side of the Bloomingdale Avenue sidewalk. Marcus Adams was driving his 2008 Mazda westbound within the outside lane of Bloomingdale Avenue. As Jurgens left the sidewalk at the intersection with Hurley Road, he entered the outside westbound lane. Marcus Adams swerved to the inside lane but the bicyclist continued to cross both lanes. The right front of the Mazda struck Jurgens and his bicycle. Jurgens was not wearing a helmet and died at the scene.