Source: A bicyclist struck and killed by a vehicle Monday night has been identified as Brian Winfrey, 47, of Laguna Hills, authorities said. Winfrey was riding along the right shoulder of Euclid Street near Wakefield Avenue when he was struck by a white Honda CRV traveling south on Euclid shortly before 7 p.m., Garden Grove traffic investigator Jason Perkins said. Winfrey was wearing a yellow reflective vest, Perkins said. Winfrey was taken to UCI Medical Center in Orange. He was pronounced dead about an hour later, the Orange County Coroner's Office said. The 48-year-old female driver of the CRV remained at the scene, police said. No arrests or citations have been reported. Traffic investigators are looking into the cause of the crash. Neither drugs nor alcohol are believed to have played a factor in the crash. Northbound Euclid was closed from Orangewood to Katella avenues as investigators went over the scene, police said. Authorities are asking anyone who witnessed the accident to call Perkins at 714-741-5823.
Crash time: between 6 p.m. and 8:59 p.m.
Closest Intersection: Wakefield Ave
Land use: Urban
Road type: Urban Arterial
Where on the road the collision happened: Shoulder
Collision type: Unknown
Vehicle type: Light Trucks (SUVs, pickups)
If truck: Unknown
At crash time driver was: Don't Know
SourcesSource: News Report
Link if Website: http://www.ocregister.com/news/winfrey-378863-grove-euclid.html
Legal StatusLegal status: No charges filed
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