Fatal Bicycle Crash on Highway 1 Under Investigation
WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA (December 11, 2016) – A bicycle rider died in an accident near the intersection of PCH (CA-1) and Deer Creek Road on Sunday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol. (map)
According to the CHP report, the cyclist lost control in the dirt on the right shoulder and fell. It is unknown if another vehicle was involved in the crash.
Sadly, the bicycle rider, whose identity has not been released, died in the accident.
This is a developing story. Updates will be provided as they are made available.
The fatal incident remains under investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such a tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law, a California personal injury 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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