Preliminary reports disclose that Beard had been a bicyclist traveling along the 4500 block of oWest Capitol Avenue before being struck by a private charter bus at roughly 7:00 p.m.
Beard suffered major injuries and was rushed to UC Davis Medical Center. Despite resuscitative efforts, the 62-year-old man sadly died of his injuries.
West Sacramento police officials confirmed that the driver of the charter bus remained at the scene which had no passengers on board.
No specifics have been released at this time as authorities are looking into the cause.
Johnson Attorneys Group’s condolences remain with the family members and all friends of Mr. Gregory Beard involved in this sudden tragedy. We hope they are brought peace and comfort at this time.
Those of us at Johnson Attorneys Group are saddened by the news of this fatal crash. Many collisions involving injuries or fatalities turn out to be preventable, but due to the actions of negligent drivers, someone suffers a loss. Should this happen to you or a family member, it’s important that you take immediate steps to protect your legal rights. Contact Johnson Attorneys Group and speak with a Sacramento wrongful death lawyer and we will provide a free consultation at your convenience. We can be reached at 800-235-6801.
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