James Blauer has been identified by authorities as the victim in a bicycle  collision involving a truck that occurred in Costa Mesa on October 2. Mr. Blauer, an 68-year-old local resident, was riding a bicycle on Harbor Boulevard at about 11:30 p.m. when he was involved with a collision with a tow-truck under circumstances that have not been described. The bicyclist tragically died at the scene but the driver of the truck remained and was cooperative with authorities, reports say. The Costa Mesa Police Department is investigating the accident and seeking out witnesses.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this very difficult time.

When individuals are harmed or killed in traffic accidents and another party is at fault, full compensation is not always granted, despite the circumstances. Skilled legal representation from a truck accident attorney is typically a must in these situations. Legal Defenders at the Law Offices of Burg and Brock has helped countless families and individuals obtain the compensation they need to deal with expenses and move on with their lives. To learn more, call us today at (818) 405-9091.