El Cajon, CA – Bicyclist Struck and Killed in Accident on Avocado Boulevard
El Cajon, CA (August 4, 2018) – According to a reputable and reliable news source, a bicyclist was hit and killed in a motor vehicle accident which transpired on Avocado Boulevard on Saturday morning. The fatal accident was reported to have occurred around 8:00 a.m. after the bicyclist attempted to make a left turn in the vicinity of Nabal Drive.
The initial report stated that a male bicyclist who was riding on a Masi Gran Corsa road bike made a maneuver in an attempt to turn from the southbound bicycle lane of Avocado Boulevard onto or near Nabal Drive. The male cyclist was consequently struck a Toyota Camry that was passing by at the same time. The reason for the bicyclists’ actions and the subsequent collision are currently unknown.
Emergency personnel arrived on the scene to administer aid to the bicyclist. The victim was reportedly found to have been ejected from his bike onto the roadway due to the impact of the accident. Unfortunately, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 63-year-old woman was identified as the driver of the Camry, although whether or not she was injured was not made available. Authorities are presently conducting an investigation into this accident.
We sincerely extend our warmest thoughts and prayers to the family members of the victim during this tragic and trying time.
California Fatal Bicycle Accident
It is not entirely clear as to whether or not the bicyclists’ actions were the sole cause of this unfortunate accident. Factors such as excessive speed and distracted driving may have played a role, and the investigation is aimed toward establishing all the events that led to the death of the victim. In the event that the investigation proves driver negligence led to the crash, the family members of the victim may be granted grounds for a serious wrongful death claim.
We at Brady Law Group understand that there is nothing as overwhelming as the sudden loss of a loved one. We are here for you as we are fervently committed to holding negligent drivers accountable for the severe devastation they cause. If you have lost a loved one or have been injured in a bicycle accident or other crash due to a negligent driver, please call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation today.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery for all those involved in the accident.