SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA (October 15, 2017) – Kazumasa Nozaki was identified as the bicyclist killed in an accident on Sunday evening, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 7:00 pm on Sunday evening in the 200 block of Pacific Coast Highway. 23 year old Kazumasa Nozaki was riding a bicyclist northbound on PCH, when he was struck from behind by a northbound vehicle.
Kazumasa Nozaki was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of his injuries. The driver that struck Kazumasa initially fled the scene, but later returned and is cooperating with the investigation, which is ongoing.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”