Name of deceased cyclist confirmed
By Glynn Brothen
A cyclist died after hitting a SUV on Springhill Drive in Kamloops, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014.
(GLYNN BROTHEN / iNFOnews.ca)
November 17, 2014 - 10:38 AM
KAMLOOPS - Sources have confirmed with InfoNews Monday morning the cyclist who died in hospital after hitting a vehicle on Springhill Drive Saturday afternoon was Robert Petersen.
Petersen was a music teacher at St. Ann's Academy and at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic school.
Around 3 p.m. he struck a southbound Ford Escape that was turning left in front of him as he was riding his bicycle downhill.
Following the incident, a traffic analyst from Kelowna inspected the vehicle. Officers on scene said the sun was low on the horizon at the time of the crash.
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-This story was edited at 10:48 a.m. Nov. 17 to add more details.
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