Santiago McCrea killed in bicycle collision on Deer Lake Drive [Sacramento, CA]

Cyclist fatally struck in fatal crash on La Tarriga Way

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 27, 2022) – Monday morning, Santiago McCrea was killed in a bicycle collision on Deer Lake Drive.

Police responded to the scene around 8:45 a.m. in the area of ​​Deer Lake Drive and La Tarriga Way.

For reasons under investigation, a city garbage truck collided with a cyclist in the area.

Due to the extent of the injuries sustained, first responders arrived and pronounced the cyclist dead at the scene. Authorities later identified the deceased victim as McCrea.

Officials are urging those with information regarding the accident to contact local police offices immediately. At present, an active investigation is still ongoing.


The Sweet James team offers its deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Santiago McCrea during this devastating time.


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