A man bicycling in Mission Valley tonight was struck and killed Thursday evening by a BMW.
The collision was reported at 8:31 p.m. in the 8800 block of Friars Road near Rio Bonito Way, according to San Diego Police Officer Robert Heims.
A 22-year-old man was driving his BMW with two female passengers east on Friars Road. A man riding his bicycle was also heading eastbound and crossed the lanes in a diagonal motion, Heims said.
The BMW hit the cyclist, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
The BMW driver suffered a minor injury in the crash but his passengers were not hurt.
The victim’s name was withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The driver of the vehicle involved stopped at the scene, Heims said.
— City News Service
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