JAMUL, CA – A bicyclist died after being hit by a car on Monterey Crest Drive on Wednesday night, the San Diego Union-Tribute reports.
The victim was riding a black Motiv bicycle on Monterey Crest Drive when he entered the Lyons Valley Road intersection around 7:20 p.m. He entered the intersection directly in front of a GMC Yukon and was hit by the vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle involved, identified as a 39-year-old woman, remained at the scene of the crash. Authorities do not believe intoxication played a factor in the incident.
Bystanders attempted to help the driver but he died at the scene. He has not been identified.
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