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Salinas Police Seeking Public’s Help in Bike Rider’s Death

July 28, 2014 4:04 pm

The Salinas Police Department is asking for witnesses to the July 5th fatal bike accident that claimed the life of 27-year-old Adrian Garcia to come forward to help catch the driver responsible for the victim’s death.  Police say Garcia was riding his bicycle through the crosswalk at Natividad Road and Los Coches Avenue when he was struck by a car and killed.  The driver fled the scene.

Authorities say the car was a 2010 or newer white Ford Mustang.  Anyone who knows of a car matching that description and has recently sustained some type of damage, is asked to call police at 1-800-782-7463