7-Year-Old Biker Dies in Fatal Accident near Charleston Way

FREMONT, CA (May 26, 2022)Friday afternoon, 7-year-old Harit Patel was fatally struck in a bicycle accident on Montrose Avenue.

The crash happened around 3:45 p.m., in the 43000 block of Montrose Avenue on May 21. Emergency crews responded to the scene near Charleston Way shortly after.

Per reports, the driver of a passing vehicle struck the young bicyclist under unknown circumstances.

Responding paramedics performed life-saving efforts; however, the boy later succumbed to his injuries after being transported to a nearby hospital.

Meanwhile, the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities.

Officials have no further information about the driver’s name. Meanwhile, Fremont officials continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the crash.

The team at Sweet James would like to extend their sympathies to the loved ones of Harit Patel. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

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