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Update: Red Bluff Bicyclist Dies After Collision with Car

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Apr 02 2013 11:49:13 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 02 2013 12:13:33 PM CDT

Courtesy: Julie Zeeb and The Red Bluff Daily News

RED BLUFF, Calif. -

A Tehama County man has died after his bicycle was hit by a car.

The collision happened in Red Bluff around 4 p.m. Monday.  

Joseph Kigar, 31, was riding on South Main Street.   Police say Kigar tried to cross the street near Diamond Avenue.  Police said he Kigar turned in front of a Nissan Altima driven by 25-year-old Erin Luevano.    

Kigar was flown to Mercy Medical Center in Redding with serious injuries to his head and body.

The Tehama County Coroner's Office said he died at 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Red Bluff police said the investigation indicates Luevano was not at fault and no charges are anticipated.