Bicyclist Killed in Crash at Olive Avenue and Highway 59
Victim Was Riding Next to Vehicle on Highway in Fatal Merced Accident
Merced, CA (September 25, 2019) – A bicyclist was killed in a crash in Merced. The accident occurred on the afternoon of September 25 fatal vehicle versus bicycle crash Wednesday afternoon at Olive Avenue and Highway 59.
A 57-year-old man was driving a vehicle north on the highway 59. He was getting off on Olive Avenue when he hit the bicyclist who was riding next to him. The bicyclist was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. The driver remained at the accident scene and is cooperating with police.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.