Devon Warne
Devon Warne
Age 21    Olive Township, MI    October 29 2012
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Source: Devon Warne, 21, of Holland, died Monday night after being struck by a car while riding his bike in Olive Township, according to Ottawa County Sheriff's Sgt. Steve Austin. Police were called to the scene, on 112th Avenue north of New Holland at 10:53 p.m. Monday. Zeeland resident Rachel Bekkering, 27, was driving south on 112th Avnnue in a 2001 Pontiac Aztec when she was blinded by the lights of a northbound vehicle and struck the rear of Warne's bicycle, Austin said. Warne was riding his bike south on 112th's pavement when he was hit. The impact threw him into a ditch; he was pronounced dead at the scene, Austin said. Bekkering, who was wearing a seatbelt, was not injured, Austin said. The crash remains under investigation.

Collision Data

Crash time: between 9 p.m. and 11:59 p.m.

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Land use: Rural

Road type: Rural Arterial

Where on the road the collision happened: Road

Collision type: Rear-end

Driver Data

Vehicle type: Light Trucks (SUVs, pickups)

If truck: Unknown

At crash time driver was: other

Sources

Source: News Report
Type: Newspaper
Pos/Neg: Negative
Link if Website: http://www.hollandsentinel.com/topstories/x1831585232/Bicyclist-killed-in-Monday-night-crash-in-Olive-Township

Legal Status

Legal status: No charges filed
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