City of Newport Beach, Police Department
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE #110713
On November 6, 2013 at approximately 7:41 p.m., the Newport Beach Police Department’s Communications Center was notified of a traffic collision involving a vehicle and a bicyclist at the intersection of San Joaquin Hills Road and Marguerite Avenue.
Preliminary investigation suggests that the bicyclist – Paul Lin, a 41-year-old resident of Irvine – had been travelling northbound on Marguerite Avenue and was turning left to continue westbound on San Joaquin Hills Road. The vehicle, a grey Ford SUV, was travelling westbound on San Joaquin Hills Road at the time of the collision.
The bicyclist suffered major injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by Newport Beach Fire Department Paramedics. The circumstances of the collision are still under investigation. If anyone has information regarding this collision, please contact Investigator Scott Grecco at 949-644-3747 or email@example.com.
Contact : Jennifer Manzella, Press Information Officer 949-644-3662, firstname.lastname@example.org