34-Year-Old Bicyclist Dies after Crash with Valley Metro Bus on Grand Avenue
SURPRISE, AZ (November 15, 2019) – A 34-year-old Tucson man died in a bicycle accident on Grand Avenue, Friday morning.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the incident happened at about 6:30 AM. A bicyclist attempted to cross the intersection and failed to yield to a Valley Metro bus, which had the right-of-way. Then, the bus struck the bicyclist near Greenway Road.
Emergency responders pronounced the bicyclist dead at the scene. Authorities withheld the identity of the victim, pending notification of next of kin. Meanwhile, the bus driver remained and cooperated with investigators.
DPS continues to investigate the cause of the fatal collision. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
We at Sweet James wish the victim’s family peace and strength during this difficult time.
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