CHP officers recently revealed the bicyclist struck in a Contra Costa County crash has passed away.
According to Patch.com, this collision took place on the Mount Diablo Scenic Boulevard on June 26, 2019. Allegedly, a car driver hit the bicyclist head-on close to Diablo Ranch Drive at 4:30PM. People who live in the area say this stretch of road is extremely narrow.
First responders quickly brought the middle-aged bicyclist to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Local authorities claim the bicyclist was found with proper headgear on.
Police now have the motorist in custody and are working to figure out what caused this tragic crash. People who were traveling in the Diablo area during this time could call investigators using the number (925) 646-4980. You can find more information about the Contra Costa Police Station on this official website.