A cyclist injured in a crash with an SUV in Huntington Beach has been pronounced brain dead, police said Monday.
The 57-year-old Anaheim man was injured about 6:30 a.m. Friday at Gothard Street and Heil Avenue, according to the Huntington Beach Police Department
The driver of the 2003 Ford Expedition involved in the crash, a 34-year-old Huntington Beach man, remained at the scene and was interviewed by police. He was not hurt.
The injured man was taken to UCI Medical Center in Orange for treatment of “major trauma,” and on Sunday afternoon, he received the “pronouncement of brain death,” police said. His name was withheld, pending notification of his relatives.
Anyone with information on the crash was urged to call investigators at 714-536-5670, or 714-536-5666.
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