Bicyclist Killed in Riverside Car Accident on Van Buren Boulevard
RIVERSIDE, California (May 15, 2014) — A 40-year-old man riding a bicycle was killed last night when he was struck by a driver as he attempted to cross Van Buren Boulevard at Doolittle Avenue, according to the Riverside Press Enterprise.
About 10:15 p.m., CHP officers reported the rider was trying to cross the road when the driver of a late-model Ford heading northbound hit the bicyclist in the No. 2 lane.
The injured bicyclist was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he later died of his injuries.
Witnesses are asked to contact the Riverside Police Department at 951-826-5700
“My condolences go out to the family and friends of this man as they cope with his sudden loss,” said Attorney James Johnson. “Police will investigate the accident to determine liability.”
If you have legal questions following a car accident such as this one, contact Johnson Attorneys Group for a free, no-obligation consultation.