Teen Killed in Crash Near Merrill and Hemlock Avenues
Boy Loses Control of Bicycle in Fatal Fontana Accident
Fontana, CA (March 11, 2019) – A 13-year-old boy died in a bicycle crash in Fontana. The fatal accident occurred on the afternoon of March 11 near Merrill and Hemlock avenues.
The boy, a Fontana resident, was riding a bike near the intersection. He was in the eastbound lanes of traffic when he lost control of the bike and fell. A Fontana woman driving a Chevrolet Cavalier tried to avoid the boy, but she hit him. The boy was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.