Thursday, April 26, 2018
Public safety

Bicyclist from Clearwater killed in crash

LARGO — A Clearwater man on a bicycle was killed Sunday afternoon after he was hit by a car, authorities said.

Quinten Canty, 25, was trying to bike across Roosevelt Boulevard at Bradford Street about 3:30 p.m. when he didn't yield to traffic, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Canty was hit by a 1999 Mercedes-Benz S320 driven by Anastasios F. Poulakis, 58, of Largo, the patrol said.

Canty was taken to Largo Medical Center, the patrol said, where he died. Poulakis was not injured.

The crash remained under investigation.

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