All Victims Were Adults
Cyclists in Kalamazoo County, Michigan, were struck by a blue Chevrolet pickup truck while riding alongside the shoulder of a local street. At least five people were killed and four others seriously injured.
The driver was later identified as a 50-year-old man from western Michigan.
Although details about the injuries were unreleased, authorities have reported that all victims were adults.
“I have every confidence in Kalamazoo and I know how the community will respond to this. I just wish we had more of an opportunity to get our feet under us before we had to do it again.” – Kalamazoo County Prosecuting Attorney Jeffrey Getting said.