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Bicyclist dies after colliding with truck on Alfred Harrell Highway Saturday morning

Posted at 12:14 AM, Sep 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-01 03:14:49-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A bicyclist is dead after colliding with a truck in Northeast Bakersfield Saturday morning.

It happened around 9:25 a.m. on Alfred Harrell Highway near China Grade Loop, according to CHP.

Officers said the truck and a bicyclist were traveling westbound on Alfred Harrell Highway, and as they approached the intersection, the rider was hit.

The person was taken to the hospital where they later died.