Bicyclist killed in Kalamazoo Avenue crash

Bicyclist dead after being hit by car

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - A bicyclist has died after a crash with a car on Kalamazoo Avenue near Lancashire Drive SE in Grand Rapids. Grand Rapids police are investigating the crash. 

Just after 10:00 Friday night, the 21-year-old bicyclist was headed southbound in the road's middle lane when a car struck her from behind. She was taken to the hospital where she died. 

Police say the rider was not wearing any reflective clothing, and had no lights or reflectors on her bike. The driver of the vehicle may not have seen the bicyclist. 

The biker's name will not be released until family members have been notified. 

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