UPDATE 9/25/18 -- Here is our latest on the death of Xamuel Lara:
MENDOCINO Co., 9/15/18 -- A cyclist was killed in a collision with a dump truck yesterday afternoon, in Ukiah. The accident occurred at the intersection of Hastings Rd. and Talmage Rd. at about 1 p.m., Friday Sep. 14.
No word yet on the identity of the deceased, nor of the driver. It does not appear that an arrest has been made in the incident, but police are asking the public for additional information, and an investigation has been opened.
Here are the details from a press release from the Ukiah Police Department:
TIME: 1:00 PM
LOCATION: HASTINGS RD. AT TALMAGE RD.
On 9-14-18 at approx. 1300 hours, UPD officers, UVFA crews, and medical were dispatched to the intersection of Hastings Rd. and Talmage Rd. for a traffic collision involving a commercial dump truck and a bicyclist. The bicyclist was fatally injured as a result of the collision. UPD detectives, MCSO, and the District Attorney Investigators assisted in the investigation. The investigation is on-going.
Anyone with any additional information is urged to contact Ukiah PD at 707-463-6262.