62-year-old bicyclist hit, killed by school bus, police say
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE/Gray News) - A 62-year-old bicyclist was hit and killed by a school bus in Indiana on Tuesday, according to authorities.
First responders in Evansville were called to an accident shortly before 9 a.m. where they said Albert Leroy died after being struck by a school bus while riding his bike.
Police said the driver of the bus fully cooperated with the investigation and was taken to a hospital for a blood draw, which they said is normal protocol after a fatal accident.
Investigators said the bus was traveling northbound when it made a westbound turn onto another street where it collided with Leroy on his bicycle.
WFIE reports no students or other passengers were on the school bus during the accident.
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