SAN JOSE — A bicyclist was killed in a hit-and-run collision involving two vehicles in San Jose early Sunday morning, police said.
The accident happened around 12:50 a.m. Sunday in the area of Senter Road and Story Road. San Jose police said a sedan of unknown make and year was northbound on Senter Road in the number three lane when it struck a man riding a bicycle who was also northbound in the number three lane.
The driver of the sedan fled after the collision, and the bicyclist was down in the roadway when he was struck by a 2012 GMC sport utility vehicle also traveling northbound in turn three on Senter Road.
Police say the cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity was withheld pending notification of his family.
The man driving the SUV remained at the scene and cooperated with officers, police said.
The driver and vehicle involved in the first collision were not located or identified and the investigation is ongoing. Police urged anyone with information about the collision to contact Detective Bowen #4461 of the San José Police Department’s Traffic Investigations Unit at firstname.lastname@example.org or 408-277-4654.
It was the city’s 52nd fatal traffic collision and the 54th traffic fatality of 2022.