Steve Baxter Death – According to Press-Enterprise, the identity of a man who was killed while riding a bicycle on Friday night, July 17, on the main streets of South California has been released as 64-year-old Steve Baxter, a Perris resident.
Baxter was found fatally injured near the intersection of Goetz Road and Ellis Avenue in Perris around 11:16 p.m on Friday night.
He was pronounced dead at the scene, five minutes later.
According to the authorities, it was a hit-and-run incident as the driver of the vehicle escaped the scene.
Currently, the authorities are looking for an older white or light colored sedan with major front-end damage and a shattered front windshield.
This is recorded as the 33rd bicycle fatality in Southern California this year.
The police sends their deepest sympathy and prayers for Steve Baxter and all his loved ones.
Anyone with information is urged to call Riverside County sheriff’s deputies at 951/210-1068.