A big rig accident killed an Oakland cyclist Tuesday afternoon. Stock photo: Bruno Glätsch via Pixelbay
The Mercury News reports that Cody Sisson, 23, was riding northbound in the 400 block of Market Street when he was struck by a semi truck turning right onto Fifth Street.
Sisson, of Oakland, died later at a hospital. The truck driver remained at the scene.
Big rig accident remains under investigation.
Police have asked the public’s help in finding the cause of the accident. Witnesses are asked to call traffic investigators at 510-777-8570.
Police also said drugs or alcohol do not appear to be a factor.