Detroit Lakes Man Killed In Bike Accident


A bicyclist is dead following an accident in Wadena County.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 39 year old Detroit Lakes man was killed when he struck a 2009 Chevy Silverado driven by Lyle Bethel, 67, of Dent.

Officials say the bicyclist was crossing over highway 10 while northbound on 2nd Street against a red light and struck the westbound Silverado broadside.

The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of relatives.

Road conditions were listed as wet at the time of the accident reported just after 11PM

Officials say alcohol was not a factor in the accident.


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