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3 Cyclists Killed Over The Weekend

Posted by: on March, 10 2014

Source:  BikinginLA.org and NBCLosAngeles.com

A bicyclist was killed Sunday morning after riding through a red light and colliding with a vehicle.police

Authorities responded to the crash around 7 a.m. near the intersection of Glendale and California avenues.

The cyclist, identified as a Glendale man in his late 20s, was riding at a fast pace when he passed through the intersection and was struck by a motorist, according to the Glendale Police Department.

The driver, a woman in her 40s, was stopped at the scene and was released by police.

The man was taken to USC Medical Center where he was pronounced dead, officials said.

 

Visit BikinginLA.org for more information on cycling safety and more information on another couple who were walking their bikes when hit and killed by a motorist.