Bicyclist Dac Kieu Dies after Crash with Pickup Truck in Fountain Valley
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA (July 6, 2022) – Dac Them Kieu was killed in a bicycle accident in Fountain Valley on Tuesday morning, July 5.
The accident happened just before 7:00 a.m. on Garfield Avenue near Brookhurst Street. According to the Fountain Valley Police Department, the 73-year-old man was riding a bicycle when he collided with a Ford F-350 pickup truck which made a left turn from eastbound Garfield to northbound Brookhurst.
First responders rushed Kieu to a hospital in critical condition. Despite life-saving efforts at the hospital, Kieu did not survive and was declared dead.
The pickup truck driver, a 65-year-old Huntington Beach man, remained on scene and cooperated with police.
Alcohol and drugs do not appear to be a factor in the crash, which is under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Dac Them Kieu.
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