Wesley Wentker has been identified by authorities as the victim in an alleged DUI bicycle accident that occurred July 14 in Visalia. Mr. Wentker, 63, is said to have ridden his bicycle through the intersection of  K Road at Walnut Aveneu prior to 6:20 p.m. when he was struck by a GMC Yukon SUV. First-responders took the gravely injured man to Kaweah Delta Medical Center, where he passed away. Police determined that the driver of the SUV, 28-year-old Joreill Cabral, was driving under the influence and made an arrest. The Visalia Police Department is seeking out witnesses as the investigation continues.

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

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