Traverse City Record-Eagle

July 6, 2013

Bicyclist killed in Emmet County

FROM STAFF REPORTS
Traverse City Record-Eagle

— ODEN — A Petoskey man died after he was hit by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in Emmet County.

Emmet County sheriff’s deputies were called to Luce Street and Oden Road on Thursday, where a vehicle struck Daniel Adams, 58.

The driver, identified as Duane Newstead, 30, of Alanson, drove south on Luce Street when he hit Adams, who rode east on a bike path near Oden, Sheriff Pete Wallin said in a news release.

Adams later died from his injuries.

The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with further information is asked to contact the Emmet County Sheriff’s Department at (231) 439-8900.