Aaron Cohen

Alejandro Alvarez , 21, was arrested on January 21, 2015 in connection to a deadly accident on Rickenbacker Causeway. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Cyclists Ride In Honor Of Man Killed In Causeway Crash

The normal camaraderie between members of the Everglades Bicycling Club took on a somber tone Thursday with a moment of silence for one of their cycling brothers.

01/22/2015

Alejandro Alvarez , 21, was arrested on January 21, 2015 in connection to a deadly accident on Rickenbacker Causeway. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

21-Year Old Arrested In Deadly Rickenbacker Cswy Crash

A 21-year old is under arrest in connection to a crash which left one cyclist dead and another in the hospital.

01/21/2015

Michele Traverso was sentenced to four years in prison for violating his probation. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Driver Guilty In Cyclist’s Death Sentenced To Prison For Probation Violation

Even by his own attorney’s admission, the court system initially gave Michele Traverso an amazing opportunity.

12/15/2014

(Source: Anthony Gonzalez) A photo of Aaron Cohen who died in a hit and run accident on the Rickenbacker Causeway.

Aaron Cohen Bill Sent To Gov. Scott For Signature

The Legislature has sent four bills to Gov Rick Scott, including a measure that would toughen penalties for drivers who leave the scenes of serious traffic accidents.

06/17/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: Widow Makes Big Changes In Tallahassee After Husband’s Death

The wife of a cyclist who was killed in a hit and run accident has taken her mission to make the roads safer all the way to Tallahassee.

05/18/2014

(Source: Anthony Gonzalez) A photo of Aaron Cohen who died in a hit and run accident on the Rickenbacker Causeway.

Florida House Passes Aaron Cohen Act

The Florida House has unanimously passed the Aaron Cohen Life Protection Act. The bill, named after cyclist Aaron Cohen, would toughen penalties for hit-and-run drivers in serious accidents.

04/22/2014

(Source: Anthony Gonzalez) A photo of Aaron Cohen who died in a hit and run accident on the Rickenbacker Causeway.

Senate Approves Aaron Cohen Life Protection Act

The Florida Senate, on Wednesday, unanimously passed the Aaron Cohen Life Protection Act which will toughen penalties for hit-and-run drivers in serious accidents.

03/26/2014

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Miami-Dade Orders Safety Study For Dangerous Rickenbacker

The Rickenbacker Causeway, linking Miami to Key Biscayne and named for a famed adventurer, can pose a life and death venture for some.

03/04/2014

Source: CBS

Bill Gives Pedestrians, Bicyclists Special Designation

Bicyclists, motorcyclists, pedestrians, skateboarders and people driving horse-drawn carriages would be among those receiving a new designation while on the road, under a measure filed in the Florida Legislature.

03/02/2014

February 15, 2014: Cyclists, friends and Commissioner Diaz passed out bicycle lights to cyclists to commemorate the 2nd anniversary of Aaron Cohen's death.  (Source: CBS4)

Friends Remember Cyclist & Push For Tougher Penalties

County leaders, co-workers, friends and family members of cyclist Aaron Cohen came together Saturday morning to mark the two-year anniversary of his death.

CBS Miami–02/15/2014

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