Schuylkill County Bicyclist Killed on Charity Bicycle Tour

Posted on: June 29th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

On June 22, 2010, a Pennsylvania bicyclist was killed in New Mexico while riding his bicycle across the country to raise awareness and money for breast cancer research.  The bicycle accident took place in New Laguna, N. M. when an SUV hit the Schuylkill County bicyclist on June 21, 2010.  He died the following day due to serious head injuries.  The Ringtown PA bicycle rider and 3 of his friends had departed from Pennsylvania on May 23, 2010.