TUCSON, Ariz. — A 71-year-old man riding a bicycle in Tucson has been
killed after riding directly into the path of an oncoming SUV.
Tucson police said the man was struck Saturday evening while crossing a major
thoroughfare on the city’s south side. He was taken to a hospital but did not
Police spokeswoman Sgt. Maria Hawke said investigators discovered the bicyclist was
riding across East Golf Links Road and rode right into the path of the westbound
sport utility vehicle. The SUV driver wasn’t hurt.