August 25,, 2013: Police have identified the cyclist killed in yesterday's
fatal collision involving an SUV and bicycle. The collision occurred on on Buis
Line, Central Elgin just before 5:00 p.m. on August 24, 2013.
The collision occurred on Buis Line, Central Elgin, which is just North West of
Aylmer, Ontario at approximately 4:58 p.m.
The cyclist was traveling West on Buis Line approximately 2 km West of Springwater
Road when he was struck head on by an eastbound Chevy Blazer being operated by a
17 year old London, Ontario youth.
The male cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The 17 year-old driver was transported
to St.Thomas Elgin General Hospital as a precaution. He has since been released.
The cyclist has been identified as Alvin KORVEMAKER, age 49, of Aylmer, Ontario.
A post mortem examination has been scheduled for Monday August 26, 2013.
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