James Shepard
James Shepard
Age 44    San Antonio, TX    November 29 2012
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Source: Authorities have identified the bicyclist killed in a crash on the city's North Side late Thursday. James Shepard, 44, was riding a bike on Basse Road near Treeline Park when he was rear-ended by a Ford Explorer about 10:30 p.m., according to San Antonio Police. Shepard was riding on the right edge of the street with bags of groceries on his handlebars at the time of the accident, police said. Witnesses said he was hit after suddenly veering left into traffic, possibly after losing control of the handlebars because of the weight of the bags. The bike did not have lights. The SUV's driver told police that he did not see Shepard in time to avoid hitting him.

Collision Data

Crash time: between 9 p.m. and 11:59 p.m.

Closest Intersection: Treeline Park

Land use: Urban

Road type: Urban Arterial

Where on the road the collision happened: Road

Collision type: Rear-end

Driver Data

Vehicle type: Light Trucks (SUVs, pickups)

If truck: Unknown

At crash time driver was: other


Source: News Report
Type: Blog
Pos/Neg: Neutral
Link if Website: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local_news/article/Bicyclist-killed-in-accident-identified-4083251.php

Legal Status

Legal status: No charges filed
Civil Suit filed?:
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