Sep 29, 2016

The bicyclist who was killed in a collision with a vehicle in San Pablo Tuesday morning has been identified as 50-year-old Lavonda Harris of Richmond, police said.

San Pablo police responded about 5:41 a.m. to the area of Giant Road at Parr Boulevard, where Harris was hit. Despite efforts by medical units, she was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the truck remained at the scene, cooperated with authorities and did not appear to be impaired at the time of the collision, police said.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to call the San Pablo Police at 510-215-3171 or the West Contra Costa Crime Stoppers tip line at 510-799-8255. All calls can remain anonymous.


  1. Pray for the lady i always see her riding her bike when i drop my kids of to school.just to see her laying in the street brought me and my kids to tears people drive so fast on these streets and dont be watch were there driving.r.i.p

    Diamond | Sep 29th, 2016
  2. She was an associate of mine known her for many years she was a very smart and kind person. R.I.P. Vonnie you will be missed by many.

    Monique | Oct 2nd, 2016
  3. If your areclits are always this helpful, “I’ll be back.”

    Moon | Oct 4th, 2016

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Mike Aldax is the editor of the Richmond Standard. He has 13 years of journalism experience, most recently as a reporter for the San Francisco Examiner. He previously held roles as reporter and editor at Bay City News, Napa Valley Register, Garden Island Newspaper in Kaua’i, and the Queens Courier in New York City.