Elk Grove Bicyclist killed

Police-lightsELK GROVE, CA – An Elk Grove man riding a bicycle was killed Sunday when a truck hit the bicyclist.

According to the Elk Grove Police Department, 25-year-old Michael Andrew Ball was hit and killed while biking in the area of Vilamoura Way and Franklin High Road.

When officers arrived they found that a Chevy pickup truck, that was towing a trailer, had hit Ball, who was riding outside of the established bike-lane on Franklin High Road just south of Vilamoura Way.

Suffering fatal injuries, Ball was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The driver of the vehicle was interviewed at the scene of the tragic accident. No charges have been filed as the investigation continues.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to call (916) 478-8148.


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