The Moore Police Department responded to a fatal accident involving a teenage bicyclist on Sunday, March 14th, at 9:45 p.m. The crash occurred at Southeast 19th Street and South Eastern Avenue.
According to officials, a teenager was riding a bicycle along Eastern Avenue when they were struck and killed by a vehicle driven by another teenager. Tragically, the teen on the bicycle was pronounced dead at the scene. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of the victim.
Authorities reported the juvenile driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with police. Investigators noted the driver exhibited no signs of impairment and no arrests were made.
Did you know in 2019 there were 389 cyclists involved in car crashes? Of those total cyclists, 43 were located in Cleveland County (Norman, Moore, South Oklahoma City).
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