Bicyclist Struck And Killed By Vehicle In Eastern Shasta County

A bicyclist was killed in the Intermountain area of Shasta County Monday night. At around 9 O’clock, the 39-year-old Burney woman was riding east along the shoulder of Highway 299 east of Rocky Ridge Road when an elderly woman from Fall River Mills allowed her 2015 Subaru Impreza to drift off the roadway. The car hit the bicycle from behind. The rider was declared dead at the scene. The CHP says alcohol or drugs are not suspected.