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Family Plans Memorial after Bicycle Accident Claims Man’s Life

Published on Sep 7, 2012 at 8:09 am in Bicycle Accident.

A bicyclist who lost his life in a fatal KY traffic accident on Russell Cave Road in Lexington will soon have a memorial placed in the area by his family, according to a news report from Lex18.

According to investigators, the 53-year-old man lost his life when he was struck by an SUV while riding his bike along the road. His family plans to remember him by installing a “Ghost Bike” memorial at the spot where he lost his life. Also participating in the Ghost Bike memorial is local bicycling group Broke Spoke, which is a volunteer organization that helps people recovering from addiction by focusing their energies on bicycling as a constructive and fun hobby.

Bicycle Safety in Kentucky

Published on Dec 22, 2011 at 3:43 pm in Bicycle Accident.

Kentucky Bike Riding Safety TipsRiding a bicycle and enjoying the beautiful scenery the Bluegrass State has to offer is a fun activity that can be a great way to exercise and stay healthy. However, if a bicyclist is involved in an accident, it can lead to very serious injuries or possibly even death as a bike offers virtually no protection in a crash with a motor vehicle.

As bike enthusiasts face unique dangers while on the open road, it is imperative for bikers to practice safety and be cautious at all times. The following are some tips to help you stay safe when you’re on two wheels.

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