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Contact: Lt. Jeff Hallock, 714.904.7042, JHallock@ocsd.org
Traffic Investigators Seek Witnesses to Vehicle vs. Bicyclist Collision
LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. – (November 15, 2014) – On Saturday, November 15, 2014 at approximately 5:57 a.m., Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to reports of a vehicle versus bicyclist collision, southbound Moulton Parkway near Santa Maria. The vehicle, a 2006 Honda Civic, and the bicyclist were travelling southbound Moulton Parkway when the collision occurred.
Based on the preliminary investigation and information obtained from the vehicle’s driver, the collision occurred on Moulton Parkway near the #3 lane. The driver stopped, called 911 and rendered aid to the victim until deputies and paramedics arrived. The bicyclist, a 73 year old male, was transported to a nearby hospital where he remains in grave condition. Investigators do not believe alcohol and/or drug impairment was a factor on the part of the driver. Continue reading