Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Vehicle near Lincoln Avenue
FRESNO, CA (September 18, 2018) – Mid Tuesday afternoon, a man was killed in a bicycle crash on Chestnut Avenue. The name, age, and place of residence of the deceased victim were not immediately released, pending notification of next of kin.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal collision took place at approximately 2:45 PM, near the Lincoln Avenue intersection.
Reports showed that the victim was riding on Lincoln towards Chestnut when he failed to stop at a stop sign. As he entered the intersection, he was then struck by an unidentified southbound vehicle. The driver remained at the scene and attempted to help the injured cyclist, and called 911. He cooperated with officials during their investigation.
When emergency personnel arrived at the scene, the bike rider succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead. No further details have been provided to the public, as the investigation continues.
We at Sweet Law Group extend our sincerest sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased victim. Wishing them strength and support during this very devastating time. May he rest in peace.
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