Summer Harrison, 39, Killed in Ontario Bike Crash at Imperial and Holt
ONTARIO (September 8, 2018) – A bicyclist killed after a traffic collision in the area of Imperial Avenue and Holt Boulevard Friday has been identified as Summer Harrison, according to The Press Enterprise.
San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office said the 39-year-old woman was the victim of the fatal crash which occurred at about 3:30 p.m.
As per the article, police affirmed that Harrison was riding a bicycle when she crashed into the side of a garbage truck at the intersection of Imperial Avenue and Holt Boulevard.
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The driver of the truck was making a left turn from Holt Boulevard onto Imperial Avenue when they collided with the cyclist.
Harrison was transported to the hospital where she succumbed to his injuries.
The cause of the incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ontario Police Department at 909-986-6711 or at 909-408-1928.
We offer our prayers and sincerest thoughts to the family members and friends of Ms. Summer Harrison during such a difficult time.
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A forensic examination of the bicycle and the garbage truck involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine the cause of the deadly crash. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each party was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the bike and the truck, and whether or not one of the parties involved was distracted or did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the bicycle and the truck such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
The surviving family of Ms. Summer Harrison may possess the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit pending the results of the investigation. Family members of wrongful death victims are entitled to a recompense for the funeral costs, hospital bills, lost wages, loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with our experienced San Bernardino County wrongful death lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Contact us for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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