Close banner

Support Outside Online

Love Outside?

Help fund our award-winning journalism with a contribution today.

Contribute to Outside

Cyclist Charged in SF Pedestrian Death

Man ran red light and killed tourist

The San Francisco District Attorney's office has charged a 23-year-old cyclist with misdemeanor manslaughter for a July bike accident that resulted in the death of a pedestrian. Randolph Ang hit Dionette Cherney, 68, a realtor from Washington, D.C., when he ran a red light on July 15 in San Francisco's Waterfront District. Cherney died on August 11 from a head injury sustained in the accident. Ang could face a year in jail. Dionette is the first pedestrian to be killed by a cyclist in the city since 2006.

Read more at The Bay Citizen

Support Outside Online

Our mission to inspire readers to get outside has never been more critical. In recent years, Outside Online has reported on groundbreaking research linking time in nature to improved mental and physical health, and we’ve kept you informed about the unprecedented threats to America’s public lands. Our rigorous coverage helps spark important debates about wellness and travel and adventure, and it provides readers an accessible gateway to new outdoor passions. Time outside is essential—and we can help you make the most of it. Making a financial contribution to Outside Online only takes a few minutes and will ensure we can continue supplying the trailblazing, informative journalism that readers like you depend on. We hope you’ll support us. Thank you.

Contribute to Outside
Filed To: News