TRUCKEE, Calif. (AP) — A 46-year-old pedestrian who was struck by a possibly drunk bicyclist at Donner Lake on the Fourth of July has died of his injuries.
Truckee police say Sparks, Nev. resident Leonard Richard Whitlow was initially taken to Tahoe Forest Hospital and then transferred to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno with head injuries.READ MORE: Marta Kauffman, Co-Creator Of 'Friends,' 'Embarrassed' Now By Its Lack Of Diversity
Police say the 24-year-old woman who hit him about 9:30 p.m. Thursday had been riding her bike along Donner Lake before a fireworks show.READ MORE: Experts: California Lacked Safeguards For Gun Owner Info
She was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and booked into the Nevada County Jail. She’s been identified as Truckee resident Petra Bakker-Borhani.MORE NEWS: Fourth of July Celebrations Will Cost You More This Year, But How Much?
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