UPDATE: Cyclist struck by motorist on 06-02-13 dies from his injuries at Meritus Hospital.
The cyclist who was struck by a vehicle in the area of W. Patrick St. and Willowdale Dr. has died from his injuries at Meritus Hospital. The cyclist's has been identified as:
1800 Dulaney Ct.
Frederick, MD 21702
Mr. Lopez's family have been notified. The motorist operating the vehicle that struck Mr. Lopez has not been charged in the accident.
Update has been sent by: Lt. Wayne L. Trapp
Patrol Commander, Frederick Police Department
ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE 06-02-2013
On today’s date at 5:21pm Ofc. Gregware was on patrol when he observed several vehicles pulling over in the area of W. Patrick St. @ Willowdale Dr. Several drivers of other vehicles attempted to render aid to a male who was riding a bicycle and was struck by a car. The male was transported from the scene by ambulance to Meritus Hospital in Hagerstown. Oficers are still on the scene traffic is being diverted. The Accident Reconstruction Team responded to the scene to conduct an investigation. No further information will be released at this time.
Officer Preparing release: Sgt. Michael J. Lee#314
Investigating Officer: Accident Reconstruction Team
Case number: 13-034726