Fatal Bicycle Accident In Belleville

There was a fatal Southern Illinois bicycle accident Sunday (October 11, 2015) in Belleville.

Details regarding the accident and its causes appear somewhat limited at this time.

Police were called to the accident scene at 7:31 p.m.  According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) the accident involved a teenager getting hit from behind by a car as he rode his bicycle.

The accident happened in the 6500 block of Old St. Louis Road.

The bicyclist, identified as Cameron Curran, 16, of Belleville, was pronounced dead at 8:13 p.m.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the October 12, 2015 bnd.com article (with remembrances) titled “‘Incredibly energetic’:  Belleville teenager riding his bicycle killed after car struck him” as well as the October 12, 2015 wnem.com article (with video) titled “Belleville teen struck, killed while riding bike.”


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