Michael Forbes Memorial

Michael Forbes was killed by a distracted driver on June 30th near the town of Levasy in rural northeastern Jackson County. The crash is still under investigation as police analyze the driver’s cell phone records. BikeWalkKC is following the case. Matt Maher sent us the following information about a memorial fund and a memorial ride […]

James McElroy killed by hit and run driver in Independence

Update 9/7/2011 The Examiner reports that the cyclist’s name is James McElroy, and that the motorist has turned himself into Independence Police.  At the moment he has only been charged with leaving the scene of a crash and with careless and imprudent driving, but no manslaughter charges.  We continue to monitor the situation to ensure […]