West Los Angeles, CA – Bicyclist Killed in Truck Crash on Santa Monica Boulevard
West Los Angeles, California (November 9, 2018) – According to police, a bicyclist was struck and killed by a big rig truck Thursday morning in the West Los Angeles area. The fatal wreck transpired at approximately 9:40 am Thursday, November 8th in the 11200 blocks of West Santa Monica at the southbound on-ramp to the 405 freeway.
Reportedly, an unidentified man was riding his bicycle traveling West on Santa Monica Boulevard when for an unknown reason, he was violently struck by a big rig. Responding paramedics attempted to revive the rider by providing CPR, but despite rescue efforts, the man died at the crash site. His name has not been released by authorities pending identification and notification of family.
This terrible crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the deceased victim. We cannot begin to understand the overwhelming sadness you must feel while grieving the loss of your loved one. We wish the family strength during this time of incredible sorrow.
Fatal Bicycle Accidents in California
Traffic accidents involving bicycles are especially devastating and usually result in life-threatening injuries or death. Forensic teams will conduct a thorough investigation to determine who is responsible for this deadly accident. Officials will take a multitude of factors into consideration while establishing the events that led up to this tragic accident.
If you or a loved one has been the victim of a traffic accident that resulted in death, you need to call a skilled wrongful death attorney that will stand by your side and fight for your loved one’s justice. Call the Brady Law Group at 866-211-2562 to speak with a trustworthy and reliable attorney that will make sure the insurance company follows the law and compensates you in full for your losses.
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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 to all those involved in the accident.