Re: [messengers] Seattle bike messenger killed

Date: 13 Sep 2011 21:10:37 +0200
From: Kyle Goodmaster <kyle.goodmaster@xxxxxxxxx>


Horrible.

Be safe out there.


Kyle

On Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 2:04 PM, Joe Hendry <messvilleto@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Another cyclist killed in Seattle
> Ballard News Tribune, September 12, 2011
> By Anne-Marije Rook
> The Seattle Police Blotter reports that on Friday, September 10, at
> approximately 6:18 p.m, a cyclist was traveling southbound on University Way
> N.E. when he collided with a car turning from northbound University Way N.E.
> onto westbound N.E. Campus Parkway.
>
> In the collision, the cyclist was thrown from his bicycle and sustained
> life-threatening injuries.  He later died from his injuries while being
> treated in the Emergency Room at Harborview Medical Center.
>
> The driver of the vehicle was evaluated for any signs of impairment but
> none were detected.
>
> The Traffic Collision Investigation Squad (TCIS) detectives will continue
> to handle the investigation.
>
> UPDATE:
>
> Tom Fucoloro at Seattle Big Blog reports that the victim has been
> identified as 23-year-old bike messenger Robert Townsend.
> Townsend delivered sandwiches for Jimmy John's on University Avenue.
>
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