Fatal Bicycle Collision on Stockton Boulevard and Gerber Road
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (December 19, 2016) – A bicycle rider was struck and killed by a vehicle on southbound Stockton Boulevard near Gerber Road on Monday evening, reported the California Highway Patrol. (map)
According to the CHP report, the crash occurred at about 8:55 p.m. in the area of Stockton Boulevard and Gerber Road.
The vehicle that hit the bicyclist fled the scene after the crash.
Tragically, the cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim was only identified as a black man in his 50s.
Police are searching for the hit-and-run vehicle and driver.
This 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 attorney . “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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