Male Bicyclist Killed in Deadly Collision on Audubon Drive

FRESNO, CA (January 27, 2022) – Wednesday afternoon, a man was fatally struck in a deadly bicycle accident on Friant Road.

The incident occurred around 1:30 p.m. Crews responded to the scene near the intersection of Audubon Drive and Friant Road.

According to reports, a man was riding away from Woodward Park on a “recumbent-style bicycle”. As the driver of a truck was heading south on Friant Road, they struck the bicyclist while attempting to turn west onto Audobon Drive.

Due to the impact of the collision, medics later pronounced the male bicyclist dead at the scene. Authorities only described him as a man in his 50s.

At this time, further circumstances leading up to the deadly crash are still under active investigation. Once available, more information will be provided.

In this sorrowful time, the team at Sweet James would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength in the days ahead.

Losing a loved one in a bicycle accident is always traumatic and affects all aspects of life for those left behind. At Sweet James, they understand what you and your family are going through and are here to help. With their extensive experience in the legal field, they know what it takes to win your case. They have dealt with a variety of cases including personal injury, and wrongful death. Contact their offices by calling (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free, no-obligation consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. For your convenience, they are also available 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week through email, text message, and online chat. To request a police report, click here.

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