Source: Port Arthur police officers and the Department of Public Safety are investigating a fatal accident involving a bicycle and a car. The accident was reported just after 2 p.m. Thursday near the intersection of Main Avenue and Gulfway Drive. Officials on the scene have identified the victim as On Lam, 71. Lam died at the scene. A news release issued by the Port Arthur Police Department says the car was heading west on Gulfway Drive when it struck a bicycle crossing lanes of traffic. The people inside the car received only minor injuries.
Crash time: between noon and 2:59 p.m.
Closest Intersection: Gulfway Dr
Land use: Urban
Road type: Collector
Where on the road the collision happened: Intersection
Collision type: T-hit
Vehicle type: Automobile
At crash time driver was: Operating the Vehicle in Careless or Inattentive Manner
SourcesSource: News Report
Link if Website: http://www.12newsnow.com/story/18731288/papd-investigating-fatal-auto-bicycle-accident