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A bicyclist who died Saturday morning after being struck by a motorist in northeast Bakersfield has been identified by the Kern County Coroner’s office.

John Dominic Staab, 56, died a few minutes after the 9:25 a.m. accident, which occurred on Alfred Harrell Highway at Old Alfred Harrell Highway, just east of China Grade Loop, coroner's officials said in a news release.

According to the California Highway Patrol, Staab made an sudden left turn into the path of the pickup.

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