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One dead after car vs. bicycle crash

Posted at 10:24 AM, Aug 30, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-30 10:24:24-04

BLENDON TOWNSHIP, Mich.– Police are continuing their investigation of a fatal crash that occurred late Friday night.

According to Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department, 45-year-old Brian Smith from Allendale was riding his bicycle eastbound on Taylor near 88th when he was struck behind by a vehicle. It happened at around 11:30 p.m. Friday night. Smith was not wearing reflective clothing, he did not have lights on his bike, and the street was not lit. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver deputies say was 18-year-old Nicole Toledo. She was wearing her seat belt and did not receive any injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.