Jesus Echeverria has been identified by authorities as the victim in an alleged hit-and-run DUI bicycle collision that took place in Fresno on January 8. Mr. Echeverria, 39, was on a bicycle at the crossing of Bullard Avenue and Fresno Street at approximately 1:00 a.m. when he was struck by a vehicle allegedly driven by Deshon Mayo, 47. Authorities charge that Mr. Mayo did not stop and fled the scene. The bicyclist was taken to Community Regional Medical Center but died from his injuries not long afterward. Mr. Mayo was reportedly intercepted shortly after the accident and arrested on hit-and-run and DUI charges.
We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this very difficult time.
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