The off-duty Modesto police sergeant killed in a crash while bicycling near his east Modesto home Tuesday evening has been identified as Mike Pershall, 38, who’d been with the department since November 2012.
A large American flag and flowers are pictured on Merle Avenue near Fine Avenue in northeast Modesto, Calif., where on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, a Modesto Police Department sergeant was struck and killed by a vehicle while he was riding his bicycle.
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