74-year-old bike rider dies after being struck by car

Elderly biker dies from injuries. (Source: akrrongeneral.com)
Elderly biker dies from injuries. (Source: akrrongeneral.com)

GREEN, OH (WOIO) - A 74-year-old man is dead after suffering serious injuries caused by being struck by a driver on September 5, 2014.

Summit County Sheriff Deputies say the victim was thrown from his bike when a driver plowed into him on Boettler Road near Golden Wood Way.

He was transported to Akron City Hospital, where he died.

Authorities say the 24-year-old male driver of the car has been cooperating and did not appear to be under the influence of alcohol or speeding.

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