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Stockton bicyclist dies after being hit by 2 cars, second driver sought

While the first driver was waiting for officers to arrive, another vehicle came through and struck the bicyclist a second time.
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A bicyclist was struck by two vehicles resulting in his death. The first driver stopped and spoke with police. The second driver may not have known they hit the person police said.

STOCKTON, Calif. — Police investigators are searching for a driver that struck a bicyclist who had already been hit by another vehicle in Stockton early Thursday morning.

Stockton Police responded to a collision involving a car and a bicyclist early Thursday morning on W. Charter Way near the San Joaquin River Bridge.

While the first driver was waiting for officers to arrive, another vehicle came through and struck the bicyclist a second time. Investigators say they are not sure if the second driver was aware that they hit a person.

Officers located the first driver of the vehicle who initially hit the bicyclist. The first driver remained on the scene and cooperated with police.

Stockton Police Department is asking that the second driver in this incident come forward.

The bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. That person has not been identified.

Investigators are asking for any possible witnesses to come forward and contact the police at 209-937-8377 with any information.

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