71-Year-Old Cyclist Pronounced Dead after Hit-and-Run near East End Avenue

POMONA, CA (March 27, 2023) – Early Wednesday morning, J Guadalupe Perez-Nunez was killed in a bicycle hit-and-run on Mission Boulevard.

The incident occurred around 5:00 a.m., near East End Avenue on March 22nd. First responders arrived to the scene shortly after receiving multiple dispatch calls.

Per reports, 71-year-old Perez-Nunez was attempting to cross the intersection on a bicycle when the driver of a passing vehicle struck him.

Upon impact, the driver fled the scene without rendering aid to the severely injured victim. Medical personnel arrived and pronounced 71-year-old Perez-Nunez, of Pomona dead at the scene.

Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties before it was later reopened. Any witnesses are encouraged to call police at 909-622-1241. At this time, an active investigation is still currently underway.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of J Guadalupe Perez-Nunez. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

Losing someone in a bicycle accident is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that the legal issues impose challenges to those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. For more accident news, click here.

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