Burbank cop involved in crash which killed bicyclist placed on desk duty: police

A collision involving a Burbank police vehicle that hit a 66-year-old woman riding a bicycle Monday caused her death, police in that southwest subu...

September 7, 2022
9:40 PM

A collision involving a Burbank police vehicle that hit a 66-year-old woman riding a bicycle Monday caused her death, police in that southwest suburb said. Meanwhile, the officer who was behind the wheel has been placed on administrative duty while the case is probed, said Deputy Chief William Casey of the Burbank police department in an emailed statement. Denise Blidy was riding a bike about 10:30 a.m. Monday near the intersection of 77th Street and Central Avenue when a Burbank police vehicle hit her, according to Casey.

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