Woman Killed in Oceanside Bicycle Accident at State Route 76 and Benet Road
Oceanside, California (January 16, 2020) – A bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle Wednesday night in Oceanside, authorities said.
The fatal bicycle accident took place at around 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, January 15, near west state Route 76 and Benet Road.
According to the police, a woman was riding his bicycle in the area when for an undetermined reason, she was hit by a vehicle.
The woman died in the crash. Her name has not been disclosed pending notification of family.
The driver of the vehicle involved stopped at the scene and cooperated with the investigators. Authorities said neither alcohol nor drugs were a factor in the crash.
Police closed all lanes on west state Route 76 between Airport Road and Canyon Drive following the crash.
The accident remains under investigation.