A bicyclist died late Tuesday after a collision with a vehicle, according to San Jose police.
The fatal collision was reported just before 7 p.m. in the area of Vista Park Drive and Branham Lane. When officers arrived on scene they determined an adult male had been struck by a vehicle.
Police said the driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation. The bicyclist was transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
The collision marks San Jose's 40th traffic fatality of 2013, and the 25th vehicle vs. pedestrian fatality of the year.
Anyone with information about the collision is asked to contact the San Jose Police Department's Traffic Investigations Unit at 408-277-4654. Persons wishing to remain anonymous may call the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers at 408-947-STOP (7867), or may visit: tipsubmit.com.
San Jose Pedestrian Fatalities By Year: (Source: SJPD)
- 2013 - 25 (Year-to-date)
- 2012 - 12
- 2011 - 20
- 2010 - 7
- 2009 - 14
- 2008 - 16