Authorities identify bicyclist killed in Eugene crash

The man has been identified.

Posted: May 13, 2020 5:43 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- Authorities have identified a bicyclist who died in a serious crash on Royal Avenue near Oak Hill Cemetery Road on April 30.

The Lane County Sheriff's Office said the man who died was Jeffrey Rutherford, 65, of Junction City.

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Depuites responded to the crash at 7:18 p.m. Rutherford was pronounced dead on the scene.

The driver that was involved in the crash was taken to the hospital by ambulance to be medically evaluated.

The investigation is ongoing.

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