Topeka bicyclist dies after crash

Bicycle Killed

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) – Topeka police have released the identity of a 61-year-old bicyclist killed in a crash with a motorcycle.

Police said Tuesday that Ralph Lowe was pronounced dead July 10 as a result of injuries he sustained on July 7 when his bicycle was struck by a motorcycle.

Lowe’s identity and condition weren’t released until Tuesday. Details of the accident weren’t released.

Dawn Brumbaugh, an area resident who witnessed the accident, said she saw the bicyclist pull out directly in front of the motorcycle. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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