Man struck and killed by a car while riding a bicycle on the 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa

A man was struck and killed by a car while riding a bicycle on the 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa, authorities said. Officers responded to a report of a crash at the transition from the southbound 55 to the northbound 405 Freeway at about 10:50 p.m. Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol. When CHP officers arrived, Orange County Fire Authority personnel were treating a man lying on the ground, according to the CHP. The man could not be revived and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Ben Brazil, Los Angeles Times

October 31, 2016

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