Fatal Bicycle Collision Occurs near Pajaro Avenue
SUNNYVALE, CA (October 20, 2018) – A man was killed in a hit-and-run bicycle crash on Central Expressway, mid Saturday afternoon. The deceased victim’s name, age, and place of residence were not yet released by the authorities, pending notification of next of kin.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision took place at approximately 1:40 PM, near Pajaro Avenue. It was not clear if the incident occurred at a bicycle lane.
Initial reports showed that the victim was struck by a minivan that fled the scene, leaving the injured cyclist in the road. Emergency responders arrived at the scene and transported the man to the Stanford Hospital, where he later died of severe injuries.
The suspect vehicle is described to be a red 2004 to 2006 Toyota Sienna minivan. It was seen with front windshield and front fender damage. There is currently no description of the hit-and-run driver. Police released images of the suspect vehicle, captured on surveillance footage in the area.
No additional information has been disclosed to the public at this time.
We at Sweet Law Group offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased victim. May he rest in peace.
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