Bicyclist fatally struck by driver on Basse Road at Treeline Pass

SAPD: Driver stopped to render aid, not expected to face charges

Published On: Nov 30 2012 09:00:59 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 30 2012 10:16:14 AM CST
Basse fatal bike accident
SAN ANTONIO -

A bicyclist was fatally struck by an SUV Thursday night while riding on a dark-lit North Side street.

San Antonio police responded to the accident around 10:30 p.m. on Basse Road and Treeline Pass.

Police said the bicyclist was riding without a helmet on a dark stretch of Basse Road and the bike did not have reflectors or lights. He was struck by the SUV and pronounced dead at the scene.

His name has not been released Police said the driver stopped to render aid and is not expected to face charges.

To view a police report on the accident, click here.