Man, 83, Dies In Lakewood Recumbent Bike-Truck Crash

LAKEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4) – The driver of a moving van has been issued a summons after hitting and killing a cyclist.

Donald Schaefer, 83, died at the scene, near 6th and Garrison In Lakewood.

Schaefer was riding a recumbent cycle, and police say the driver of the truck turned off Garrison onto the ramp to 6th.

Investigators do not believe drugs or alcohol were involved.

Officials say John Holzinger, 24, was ticketed for careless driving resulting in death.

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