Person on Bicycle Hit, Killed by SUV on Indy's South Side
INDIANAPOLIS -- Indy Metro Police are investigating after a person riding a bicycle was hit and killed Monday by an SUV.
IMPD said the fatal accident happened just after 6 a.m. on Madison Avenue near Brewer Drive.
The driver of the SUV and two witnesses stopped and gave First Aid, according to WISH-TV's Kevin Ratermann, but the bike rider died.
The SUV driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating with investigators.
Northbound Madison Avenue north of Stop 11 will remain closed until 9 a.m., according to IMPD.
UPDATE: IMPD confirms a cyclist was riding NB on Madison Ave, north of Stop 11, in or around the NB bike lane when they were hit by a white suv around 6:15 this morning. The driver & 2 witnesses stopped & attempted first aid, but the rider passed away at the scene. #NewsTracker pic.twitter.com/tI9eSZ4U7d
— Kevin Ratermann (@Kevin_Ratermann) July 22, 2019
(Photo by Kevin Ratermann/WISH)