Cyclist, 87, Killed in Crestview Crash

Cyclist, 87, Killed in Crestview Crash

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police have identified the 87-year-old man killed while riding his bike on Friday afternoon.

Leslie Freudenberg was struck by a motorized construction boom vehicle at around 2:40 p.m. in the area of Hamilton Avenue and Wharton Boulevard.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

No charges are anticipated and police continue to investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at (204) 986-6271.

— Staff


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