POMONA (CBS) — A bicyclist was killed in Pomona Wednesday when he was struck by a sport utility vehicle and dragged for a half-block.
A Dodge or Chrysler SUV going north on Towne Avenue struck the bicyclist, who was riding on Sixth Street, crossing Towne, said Sgt. Christian Hsu of the Pomona Police Department.READ MORE: Strike Averted: IATSE And AMPTP Have 'Basic Contract' Agreement, Per Officials With The Theatrical Stage Employees Union
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The bicyclist died at the scene of the collision, which occurred at 5:29 p.m., Hsu said.
It is believed that the sport utility vehicle has moderate to major front-end damage.MORE NEWS: Karen Bass Officially Kicks Off Her Run For Mayor Of Los Angeles At Saturday Event
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