Bicyclist killed after attempting to cross Highway 70

Sep 2, 2014 1:47 AM by News Staff

A fatal accident shut down southbound lanes of Highway 70 for several hours Monday night.

The crash occurred just before 9:30 PM near Palermo Road on Highway 70. Two bicyclists were riding southbound on the northbound side when they attempted to cross the highway. That's when a vehicle travelling southbound struck and killed one of the bicyclists.

At this point the investigation is still ongoing. CHP has not determined who is at fault or if there was alcohol involved in the deadly crash.


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