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Bicyclist Dies after being Struck by a Car in Countryside

The man died about an hour-and-a-half after the accident Tuesday at La Grange Memorial Hospital, the Doings reported.

A car struck a man riding a bicycle near the intersection of La Grange Road and 55th Street in Countryside around 6 p.m. Tuesday, the Doings reported.

Gary J. Ziolko, 57, later died of his injuries at La Grange Memorial Hospital, the paper said. 

Police closed off 55th Street for several hours Tuesday night while they investigated the collision.

Read the full story on the Doings website.

Erik Bloecks March 29, 2013 at 02:02 AM
Thanks for the news story. This explains what I saw when leaving Charter Fitness yesterday. I am sorry to hear the reasons for the road closure.
Lauren Williamson March 29, 2013 at 01:53 PM
You're welcome, Erik. I was very sorry to hear what happened, too. Tragic.

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