Bicyclist fatally hit by car ID’d
By Frank Abderholden firstname.lastname@example.org May 3, 2013 11:54AM
A Lake County Sheriff's Police Officer photographs car involved in fatal bike accident Thursday night. | Joe Shuman~For Sun-Times Media
Updated: June 5, 2013 6:10AM
The bicyclist killed on Route 45 near Lindenhurst Thursday, May 2, died on her birthday. She was the mother of three children.
Lake County Coroner Thomas Rudd identified the woman as Anna Harvey, 34, of Lindenhurst. He said she was a veteran, and her Facebook page lists membership in the United States Army 3rd Signal Brigade Alumni.
Harvey was riding her bicycle southbound on Route 45 around 2 p.m. Thursday, just north of Grand Avenue, when she was struck by a 2000 white Toyota Camry. She was taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center, Libertyville, where she was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Toyota was not injured and voluntarily submitted to toxicology tests.
No charges have been filed at this time.
The accident remains under investigation by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Accident Investigation Unit, according to the sheriff’s office.