Man traveling on motorized bike hit, killed by SUV, police say

No charges expected to be filed

A man traveling on a motorized bicycle was hit by an SUV early Friday morning, San Antonio police said.

SAN ANTONIO – A 58-year-old man traveling on a motorized bicycle was hit and killed by an SUV early Friday morning, San Antonio police said.

The crash occurred just before 1 a.m. near the intersection of Weybridge Street and Brandyridge Street, not far from Loop 1604 and Shaenfield Road.

According to police, the man was on a motorized bike and was traveling southbound in the 7400 block of Weybridge Street when he was hit by a white Kia Sorento. Police said the Kia was attempting to make a turn onto Brandyridge Street.

The bicyclist was taken to University Hospital in critical condition, where he later was pronounced dead, police said. His name has not been released.

The driver of the Kia Sorento did stop to render aid and was found not to be intoxicated, police said.

No criminal charges are expected to be filed.


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