SUN VALLEY , CALIFORNIA (February 20, 2017) – A bicyclist was hit and killed by a car on Monday evening on Strathern Street near Whitsett Avenue, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 6:20 p.m. on Strathern Street near the 170 Freeway underpass. A bicyclist was struck by an unidentified car at the scene. The bicyclist was tragically pronounce dead at the scene by responding emergency medical personnel. The identity of the victim is not known at this time
It is unknown if the driver that struck by bicyclist remained at the scene or not, but the accident was not being classified as a hit and run. The accident is currently under investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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