La Puente man fatally struck by big while riding bike in Industry identified

INDUSTRY — Authorities Sunday released the name of a 55-year-old La Puente man who was fatally struck by a big rig while riding a bicycle.
Jose Munoz died at the scene of the 3:05 p.m. collision in the 17600 block of Valley Boulevard, just east of Hurley Street, Los Angeles County Department of Coroner officials said.
Little information was available regarding the circumstances of the crash, however the man was initially believed to have been riding on the wrong side of the road when struck, according to Sgt. Desiree Rodriguez. The big rig driver was not initially cites or arrested, however the investigation was ongoing.
Deputies from the sheriff’s Industry Station were handling the investigation.

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