Santee bicyclist struck and killed by vehicle

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A female bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle in Santee Friday. The victim was hit on Cuyamaca Street after veering across multiple northbound lanes, according to San Diego County Sheriff’s Department Sgt. Joe Passalaqua. 

"A motorist was traveling north in the number one lane on Cuyamaca Street when he saw the bicyclist and attempted to maneuver his vehicle around her but was unable to," Passalaqua said. "It appears the driver of the vehicle was not at fault."

The victim was unconscious when being taken from the scene to Sharp Memorial Hospital, where she was later pronounced dead, according to Passalaqua. Her name and age were unknown. 

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