Tate Meintjes Killed in Redlands Bicycle Accident on Sand Canyon Road
Redlands, California (March 12, 2019) – A teenage bicyclist died after being struck by a car while training for a bicycle race in Redlands on Monday, March 11.
According to a local news source, the fatal bicycle accident happened on Sand Canyon Road at about 10:52 a.m.
As per the report, 19-year-old Tate Meintjes of Reno and a group of riders were previewing a section of the route a day before the Redlands Bicycle Classic when he was struck by a car.
The teenager sustained major injuries and was rushed to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries while undergoing treatment.
No other information was provided.
An investigation into the incident is underway.
We pass our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Tate Meintjes.
If you are a family member of the person killed, contact Pacific Attorney Group at 866-803-6502 to talk to a Wrongful Death Lawyer, who will help you get justice for your loved one.