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Argument Led To Shooting Of Cyclist That Shut Down Part Of Rickenbacker Causeway

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Eddie Alvarez
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Miami Herald
Drivers waiting to get onto the Rickenbacker Causeway, shut down Wednesday morning for a shooting investigation.

An early morning dispute on the Rickenbacker Causeway that connects Miami to Virginia Key left a bicyclist in extremely critical condition and investigators questioning a man who was riding a motorcycle about the incident.

Police suspect the man on the motorcycle, who they were interviewing, shot the other man who was riding a bike.

Before Kadel Piderahita’s Facebook page got taken down around 9:15 a.m., a Facebook Live video posted to the page shows Piedrahita on a motorcycle rolling up on a group of cyclists on a predawn ride. A verbal confrontation followed. 

Read more at our news partner the Miami Herald.