Diego Garcia
Diego Garcia
Age 20    Tooele, Utah    December 16 2012
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TOOELE — A Tooele man was killed Sunday night when he was hit by a car while riding his bicycle. Diego Garcia, 20, was riding his bicycle near the intersection of Pinehurst Avenue and Vine Street when a 70-year-old woman driving a Honda Civic turned onto Vine Street and collided with him about 7:15 p.m., said Tooele Police Lt. Adrian Day. There was no crosswalk at the intersection. The man was transported to a local hospital by ambulance but died en route. Garcia was originally from Guatemala but was most recently living in Tooele, according to police. Investigators did not anticipate any charges would be filed against the driver.

Collision Data

Crash time: between 6 p.m. and 8:59 p.m.

Closest Intersection: Pinehurst Avenue and Vine Street

Land use: Suburban

Road type: Collector

Where on the road the collision happened: Intersection

Collision type: Other

Driver Data

Vehicle type: Automobile

If truck: Unknown

At crash time driver was: Don't Know

Cyclist Data

At crash time cyclist was:


Source: News Report
Type: TV
Pos/Neg: Neutral
Link if Website: http://www.abc4.com/content/news/state/story/Cyclist-killed-in-Tooele-crash-identified/YpXkbcYnLUK09WC0mXOmSA.cspx

Source: News Report
Type: Newspaper
Pos/Neg: Neutral
Link if Website: http://www.heraldextra.com/news/local/driver-hits-and-kills-bicyclist-in-tooele/article_7cc7adcc-4888-11e2-a560-0019bb2963f4.html

Source: News Report
Type: Newspaper
Link if Website: http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568922/Cyclist-killed-in-Tooele-collision.html?pg=all


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