LANCASTER – A man riding a bicycle was hit by a vehicle and killed in the Lancaster area Monday night, authorities said.
The crash occurred around 10:51 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14, on Avenue L near 42nd Street West, according to a California Highway Patrol report.
According to the CHP report, the bicyclist was riding eastbound on Avenue L when he was hit by 2012 Chevrolet Camaro that was also traveling eastbound on Avenue. The Camaro’s driver, 24-year-old Dion Troupe II of Lancaster, was not injured, and he remained at the scene and was not arrested, according to the CHP.
“Alcohol and/or drug use is not suspected to be a factor in this crash,” the CHP report stated.
Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to contact Officer M. Averbeck at the CHP’s Antelope Valley Area office at 661-948-8541, or the CHP Los Angeles Traffic Management Center at 323-259-3200.