Sheriff’s office IDs bicyclist killed
Ross Township — The Kalamazoo County sheriff’s office has identified a 68-year-old bicyclist who was killed in a collision with a minivan.
The sheriff’s office said Tuesday the bicyclist was Dale Alexander of Richland. The crash happened Saturday afternoon in Ross Township.
According to a news release from the sheriff’s office, Alexander was riding along the right shoulder of the road when he cut sharply across both lanes.
Alexander was struck by a minivan driven by a 67-year-old Marshall resident. None of the 5 people inside the van reported having suffered any injuries.
Alexander was wearing a helmet. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
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