Auburn Boulevard Fatal Bicycle Accident
Why Did This Happen?
The accident is still under investigation. Officers said the road was dark. A news report indicated that investigators will be looking into whether or not the bike was using safety lights.
What Happened to the Motorist?
The motorist stopped to assist and cooperate in the investigation. Whether he was injured or not in this collision was not available.
Were Drugs or Alcohol Involved?
No information as to the motorist being impaired at the time of the accident has been released. Typically, a toxicology screen of the deceased will be performed at autopsy.
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Source: KCRA3 News: Bicyclist Dies After Being Hit By Car in Sacramento