Deputy dies in bike race


Jacob Castroll, an avid mountain bike rider and reserve deputy at the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station, died unexpectedly while participating in the Aug. 11 World Police and Fire Games near Castaic Lake.

The 67-year-old resident of Newbury Park fell while competing in a downhill mountain bike race at the games and died a hospital soon after, according to a statement from the Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs.

The games are an Olympic-style event involving 10,000 athletes ...

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