Bicyclist Killed in Pickup Truck Accident

Bicycle Accident Lawyer

COLFAX, Calif. – According to KCRA3, a bicyclist is dead after being struck by a truck in Placer County. In the aftermath of such a heartbreaking event, a seasoned bicycle accident lawyer can help navigate the legal complexities, ensuring that justice is served and appropriate compensation is obtained for the family’s loss. 


On Highway 174 between the Red Frog Bar and Hill Drive, north of Colfax, the accident occurred at approximately 1:52 AM. 


The bicyclist was believed to be either slowly riding in the center of the road or had stopped riding entirely. 


The driver of the truck remained on the scene and cooperated with authorities. They are not believed to have been under the influence at the time of the accident. They told authorities he did not see the bicyclist due to their dark clothing and lack of reflective wear. 


Individuals riding bicycles are typically accorded priority on the road. If you or a loved one face injury from an accident involving vehicles while on a bicycle, you could qualify for compensation for your ordeal. Belal Hamideh, an experienced bicycle accident lawyer, can provide guidance throughout the entire procedure. Contact Belal for a complimentary case analysis either through this site or via a phone call.