A 29-year-old man from Hayward was killed in a bicycle accident on the 880 Freeway in Hayward late Sunday evening. The accident occurred around 10:30 p.m. near Tennyson Road when the victim collided with a vehicle.
The bicyclist suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene. He has not been identified yet. The driver of the vehicle, a 27-year-old man, stayed at the scene and cooperated with police.
According to the Hayward Police Department, alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash, and an investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the accident.
The incident serves as a tragic reminder of the dangers that bicyclists face while sharing the road with motor vehicles. Despite the efforts of many cities and states to create bike lanes and other infrastructure to make cycling safer, accidents still occur far too often.
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