Lake Wales, Florida – The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a car vs bicycle accident. The accident occurred on Chalet Suzanne Rd. sometime around 10pm, near Dinner Lake Shores community . An exact time was not availble at time of this article. According to Carrie Hortsman, public information officer, the car tried to go around lady on a bike, but she veered into his path and the car struck her. The driver stopped & other cars stopped, the woman unfortunatly died. Hortsman advised “It’s not well lit and she was in the roadway”.
At this time the victim has not been identified. Additional information has not been released at this time. We will update as soon as more information is available.