Charlotte Motorcyclist Seriously Injured After Losing Control

North Port Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In Crash After Losing Control

CHARLOTTE COUNTY –  FHP troopers reported a single vehicle crash Monday evening on Interstate 75 left a woman in serious condition.

The accident happened in Punta Gorda when 36 year old motorcyclist Renata Angeles from North Port, was southbound on I-75 approaching the exit for U.S. 17 (Duncan Road) on a 2003 Yamaha Motorcycle.

As Angeles attempted to exit the highway and negotiate the turn onto the ramp, she lost control of the motorcycle and overturned.

After overturning Angeles was thrown from the motorcycle and continued to down the road until coming to a stop on the grass shoulder roughly 350 feet south of the exit ramp to U.S. 17.

Angeles suffered serious injuries in the crash and was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital for emergency medical treatment.


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Bernie Walsh

Education Bernard F. Walsh graduated from the University of South Florida before receiving his law degree from Cumberland School of Law in 1978. During law school, he was selected to serve as a research clerk and intern for a Federal Judge and the U.S. Attorney's Office. He was awarded The National Book Awards for Constitutional Law and Professional Responsibility during law school. Experience Bernard Walsh devoted the next three years to trial work for the State of Florida. This provided him with the opportunity to concentrate on his trial abilities, with numerous high profile trials concerning serious felony crimes. Since 1982, he has exclusively practiced personal injury law and helped accident victims in and beyond Sarasota and Manatee Counties in Florida. Mr. Walsh has been listed in Avvo, an attorney rating site, as Superb. LexisNexis/Martindale-Hubbell, an attorneys rating publication, has rated Mr. Walsh as very high legal ability and ethical standards. Mr. Walsh is listed in National Trial Lawyers Association as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and was inducted into Southern Trial Lawyers Association. He has also won the largest playground recoveries, one of the top three motorcycle recoveries, and the second largest daycare center recovery in the State of Florida. He is also a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum is a group of attorneys who have achieved career case successes that include multi-million dollar recoveries, settlements and/or verdicts.