June 30, 2005
Cyclist killed near popular Portland riding trail
PORTLAND, Ore. - Another Portland bicyclist has died after colliding with a motor vehicle.
Brenda Elliot, 39, of Portland, was struck while crossing the street near southeast 252nd and Telford, an exit point for the popular Springwater Corridor riding trail in southeast Portland.
Police say Elliot was not wearing a helmet. They added that she was wearing headphones.
Police say no citiations have been issued at this time.
Two other cyclists have recently been killed in collisions with cars.