Our San Jose readers who are familiar with previous posts here know that the local area is having quite a problem with pedestrian and bicycle accidents involving motor vehicles this year. Not only are these accidents seemingly happening more frequent, but the accident victims are not surviving the collisions. Yet another incident was reported recently.
According to reports, a man was struck and killed while riding a bicycle in San Jose on the evening of December 3. While the initial reports included scant details, it was said that a small SUV struck the man while driving through an intersection. The bicycle rider suffered serious injuries in the collision and was transported for medical care at a nearby facility. Unfortunately, he died shortly after arriving. The occupants of the SUV reportedly remained at the scene and cooperated with the ensuing police investigation.