Michigan Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Alleged Drunk Driver

A Michigan man was arrested July 9 on suspicion of driving under the influence, after his SUV struck a bicyclist in Ada Township, east of Grand Rapids.

The bicyclist, a Grand Rapids man of 52, was cycling up a hill on Egypt Valley Avenue when the SUV hit him from behind. Authorities said he died upon impact and that attempts to revive him using CPR were unsuccessful.

Steven Frederick Jones, 61, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence and felony homicide. Authorities stated that Kent County prosecutors would determine whether additional charges should be … read more

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