AD
play_arrow

keyboard_arrow_right

Listeners:

Top listeners:

skip_previous play_arrow skip_next
00:00 00:00
playlist_play chevron_left
volume_up
chevron_left
  • cover play_arrow

    99.1 Mike FM The Hill Country's Strongest Radio Station

  • cover play_arrow

    94.3 Rev-FM The Rock of Texas | Where Texas Rocks

  • cover play_arrow

    103.7 The Buck Texas Country's Number 1 Country

  • play_arrow

    KERV 1230 AM

National News

Two cyclists dead, three injured after being hit by SUV during Make-A-Wish race

todayAugust 1, 2022

Background
share close
AD
ChristopherBernard/Getty Images

(RONALD TOWNSHIP, Mich.) — Two cyclists were killed and three others injured when a car ran into them at Ronald Township, Michigan, Saturday morning, law enforcement officials announced.

The cyclists were participating in the Make-A-Wish Michigan 35th Annual Wish-A-Mile Bicycle Tour, a three-day endurance ride throughout most of Michigan, when they were struck, officials said.

Texas police search for suspect in death of world-class cyclist

According to the Ionia County Sheriff Office, the men were traveling southbound when they were hit by an SUV traveling northbound.

One bicyclist was declared dead on the scene, while the other was flown to Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids but died from his injuries. The three cyclists who survived are hospitalized with severe injuries, police said.

The police aren’t releasing information on the driver pending an investigation, but he was arrested on two counts of Operating While Intoxicated Causing Death.

“It is with heavy hearts we remember our riders impacted by the tragedy yesterday,” Make-A-Wish Michigan tweeted on Sunday. “Our staff and the entire Make-A-Wish family are heartbroken and offer our deepest sympathy for the riders involved, their loved ones, and all members of the Wish-A-Mile (WAM) community at this time.”

The cyclists’ names will be released once all next-of-kin are notified.

Copyright © 2022, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

AD

Written by: ABC News

Rate it

Previous post

‘dc-league-of-super-pets’-is-top-dog-with-$23-million-box-office-debut

Entertainment News

‘DC League of Super-Pets’ is top dog with $23 million box office debut

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures DC League of Super-Pets had an impressive opening weekend, grabbing an estimated $23 million domestically. The animated superhero comedy film, featuring the voices of Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart, along with Kate McKinnon, John Krasinski, Vanessa Bayer, Natasha Lyonne, Diego Luna and Keanu Reeves, grabbed $41.4 million worldwide. Jordan Peele's Nope slid into second place, delivering an estimated $18.5 million. Its two-week domestic total now […]

todayAugust 1, 2022


AD
0%