MORENO VALLEY (September 17, 2013) – Another Southern California cyclist has been struck and killed by a car. Cyclist John Nodd, 63 years old, died last Saturday at Riverside County Regional Medical Center in Moreno Valley from serious injuries suffered in a bicycle accident the prior Thursday. The car versus bicycle collision occurred on Moreno Beach Drive north of John F. Kennedy Drive
John Nodd was riding his bicycle when he was struck by the four door automobile and seriously injured. Paramedics responded and transported him to the hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The bicycle accident is being investigated and it is not yet known whether alcohol or drugs played a role in the cause of the collision. The police report will be available shortly, and will summarize the police investigation, including who the police think is liable for the collision. Note that California law specifies which police officer opinions are admissible in court.