Woman Dies After Being Hit by City Bus
The bicyclist struck by a city bus in Santa Maria last week has died from her injuries.
Veronica Zamora Perez passed away at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital on Sunday, April 8th.
"She was a very loving and caring person who always put others’ needs before her own," wrote Perez's daughter.
Source: Santa Maria Police Department
On 4/02/18 at 5:49 PM Santa Maria Police Officers were dispatched to a major injury traffic collision at the corner of Caballero Lane and McCoy Lane in Santa Maria.
The collision involved a city bus and an adult female bicyclist. Upon investigation, the bicyclist suffered major injuries and was transported to Cottage hospital in Santa Barbara via a Cal Star helicopter. Santa Maria Police Department Traffic bureau officers are investigating the collision.