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Kristy Gough, Matt Peterson killed in cycling accident

Triathlete Kristy Gough competed in events around the world. Area cyclists and the California Highway Patrol report that a Santa Clara County Sheriff’s deputy collided with a group of cyclists on Stevens Canyon Road south of Cupertino, California on Sunday morning. The deputy admitted fault, stating that he was driving north on Stevens Canyon, which read more »

Deputy crashes to avoid hitting cyclist

Maybe the Santa Clara CA Sheriff department can take lessons from Baton Rouge: A deputy driving fast and responding to a call for assistance sees a cyclist and swerves off the road to avoid killing him.

Stevens Canyon Critical Mass

1,000 cyclists remember Matt Peterson and Kristy Gough in memorial ride At least a thousand cyclists rode this afternoon from Foothill College to Stevens Canyon Road to remember Matt Peterson and Kristy Gough, two cyclists who were killed last Sunday when Santa Clara Sheriff’s deputy James Council crossed the center line and struck them. The read more »

Cupertino bicycle fatality updates

Oakland cyclist was world champion athlete. Kristianna Gough of Oakland, the 31-year-old cyclist struck and killed Sunday along with a San Francisco rider, Matt Peterson, 30, was an Olympic candidate and the third-fastest, non-professional women’s triathlete in the world, her mother said today. “People who knew her will tell you, she was a phenomenon. She read more »