Rest in Peace
On average in America, two cyclists are killed every day.
The Seattle Bicycle Master Plan has a goal of tripling the number of cyclists while reducing the crash rate to 1/3rd.
Fatalities in Seattle
Robert Townsend- Age 23
University Way and NE Campus Parkway
Brian Fairbrother – Age 50
1177 Fairview Ave N
George Demendoza- Age 69
200 block of Logan Avenue North, Renton
Mike Wang – Age 44
Dexter and Thomas
John Przychodzen – Age 49
Juanita Drive near 86th Ave NE, Kirkland
Jose Hernando – Age 44
S. Orcas St. & Lake Washington Blvd. S.
Hit by an oncoming van that turned left, crossing his path.
John Leoni – Age 35
Aurora Ave N. & Dexter Way N.
Rear ended by a speeding drunk driver.
Carol Salomon – Age 60
Crossing the street at a roundabout, hit from the side by a car.
Kevin Black – Age 39
Downhill fast, first through a stoplight, hit a van that was making a u-turn across three lanes of traffic.
Paul Ratliff – Age 56
Elderly driver, early AM, hit by an oncoming car turning left across his path.
Terry McMacken – 51
Hit the concrete barrier and was thrown into traffic.
Bryce Lewis – Age 19
Eastlake & Fuhrman
Right hook by dump truck
Susanne Scaringi – Age 27
35th Avenue Southwest and Southwest Graham Street
Hit by an oncoming van that turned left, crossing her path.
Marvin Gene Miller – Age 58
Highland Park Way SW
Killed by a 17 year old driver who was doing 80 mph, jumped onto a bicycle trail and hit him head-on.
Other area fatalities:
Gail Alef – Age 54
Willows Road West, Redmond
Head on hit and run, car crossed the center line, Gail tried to avoid the car but hit the curb and fell into the path of the car.
Howard Kirz – Age 65
Heart attack while bicycling
Michael McClurkan – Age 69
Hit by an oncoming car that turned left and hit him.
Craig Hatt – Age 41
Driver did not see cyclist due to sun glare
If anyone is missing, or if details are missing like a link to an obituary or detailed news report, please let us know.