January 22, 2021

Bicyclist killed after collision with vehicle in Libertyville

Libertyville police said a man died Sunday morning after he was hit by a vehicle while riding his bicycle on the far west side of the village.

Officers responded at 3:25 a.m. to a report of an accident in the area of Route 176 and Stritch Drive, where they found the bicyclist in the road, police said.



First responders from the Libertyville Fire Department treated the man, who was conscious and alert at the scene, according to police. He was taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center, where later he was pronounced dead, police said.

The man’s identity was being withheld Sunday pending notification of family.

The vehicle’s driver remained on the scene after the crash and spoke with investigators, police said. The crash remains under investigation by the Lake County Major Crash Assistance Team and Libertyville police.


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RCMP investigate fatal bicycle and truck collision in West Northfield, N.S. – Halifax

Nova Scotia RCMP say a cyclist has died in a collision with a truck on a highway in West Northfield on Thursday.

Police say they arrived at the scene on Highway 10 near Mossman Station Road after a collision was reported around 12:45 p.m.

A 68-year-old man from Lunenburg County was pronounced dead on the scene, police say.

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The only person in the truck, a 60-year-old man, was not injured.

Police say a constructionist is on scene, and detours are being set up in the area as police continue the investigation.

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Ludlow Police arrest man accused of striking a pedestrian, causing a 3-car collision and escaping by swimming

LUDLOW – A Connecticut man faces multiple charges after he allegedly hit a pedestrian, caused a three-car collision while trying to flee the scene and then swam across the Chicopee River to escape the second crash.

Andrew J. Milne, 39, of Stafford Springs, was identified after an investigation and later turned himself into Ludlow Police. He was arraigned in Palmer District Court on Tuesday on three counts of leaving the scene of a property damage accident, two counts of leaving the scene of a personal injury accident, resisting arrest, reckless operation and multiple motor vehicle violations, Police Chief Daniel J. Valadas said.

Milne is accused of striking a female pedestrian with his truck on Sept. 20 at the intersection of Cady and West streets. The victim was taken to Baystate Medical Center by Ludlow firefighter paramedics and was treated for injuries that were not life-threatening, he said.

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