UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal bicycle crash north of Jamestown
The victim is a 20-year-old man from Illinois
STUTSMAN COUNTY, N.D. (KVRR) — One person is dead after a truck crashes into a bicycle on State Highway 20, north of Jamestown.
The victim is a 20-year-old Timothy St. John from North Brook, Illinois. St. John was wearing a helmet.
The North Dakota Highway Patrol says the truck was driven by 78-year-old James Lees, of Jamestown.
Authorities say Lees failed to yield and hit the victim’s rear tire.
The crash happened shortly after 12:30 Sunday afternoon.
Lees was uninjured in the crash.
The name of the cyclist is expected to be released on Monday.