The victim of the traffic
collision is identified as follows:
Name: Wesley Ray
On Tuesday, October 3, 2017,
at approximately 7:46pm, the Vidor Police Department received a call of a
bicycle vs automobile accident in the 1000 block of S. Main in Vidor Texas.
Responding officers found the bicycle rider in the parking lot of 1010 S. Main.
The patient was in critical condition with CPR being initiated by first
responders. Officers of Vidor PD, Fire fighters from Orange County ESD #1 and
Medics from Acadian Ambulance Service continued to provide life-saving aid. The
patient was pronounced deceased on the scene by Justice of the Peace Derry
The incident is under
investigation. The driver of the vehicle is cooperating. It appears the bicycle
did not have any lights or reflectors that were visible from the rear and the
area is poorly lit.
The Victim’s name will be
released later today in order to allow all family members to be notified.