“Bicyclist Killed ”
ELK GROVE, CALIFORNIA (January 3, 2017) – A bicyclist was killed on Tuesday morning after being rear ended on Laguna Boulevard, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 6:30 am. A bicyclist identified only as a male was riding westbound on Laguna Boulevard nearing Santorini Drive when he was struck by a vehicle from behind. The impact threw the bicyclist off his bicycle and into the path of a second vehicle which also struck him.
The rider was tragically pronounced dead at the scene by responding paramedics. The bicyclist was wearing a helmet and was wearing reflective clothing at the time of the accident. Both drivers that struck the bicyclist remained at the scene and cooperated with local authorities.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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