Bicyclist killed in Sutter County

Sep 9, 2015 1:43 AM by Debbie Cobb

The CHP is investigating a fatal bicycle accident in Sutter County. The bicyclist was struck by a car and killed about 5:40pm Tuesday just north of Yuba City on Live Oak Boulevard, off of Highway 99.

The victim is identified as Robert Allgood. He is believed to be from Salem, Oregon. According to the CHP, the driver of a sedan didn't see Allgood until the last minute and was unable to stop in time. The driver was doing the posted 55mph speed limit.

Allgood' was not wearing a helmet and was thrown from the bike. He was transported to Rideout Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver was not cited at the scene. The incident remains under investigation.


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