COACHELLA (April 6, 2014) – Bicyclist Larry Dale Taylor was fatally struck by a pickup on Sunday. Taylor was riding his bicycle on Vista Del Norte when a gray compact pickup struck him west of Dillon Road around 6:30 p.m.
Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene from the impact even though he was wearing a helmet at the time. The 48 year old was a resident of Atwater.
There is little information available. An investigation is ongoing and witnesses should contact the Riverside County Sherriff’s Thermal Station at (760) 399-5303.