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Missionary Dies After Being Hit by Vehicle in California

An 18-year-old missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was killed in Southern California when he was struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle.

“Elder Andrew Edward Page, age 18, from Charlotte, N.C., serving in the California Arcadia Mission since August 2013 died from injuries he sustained when he was struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle,” said Ruth Todd, spokeswoman for the church. “Every church member is deeply saddened and grieves at the death of a missionary. We unite our prayers and love in behalf of Elder Page's family, friends and missionary companions.”

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