Police Identify Bicyclist Killed in Crash Last Month in Springfield

Springfield police have identified a man killed in a crash last month on National between Turner and High.

Officers say Kevin Shank, 59, later died from injuries he suffered in the wreck.

Police say a car was heading north on National and merged into the left turn lane. Shank was stopped in the turn lane on his bicycle.

The collision caused Shank to be thrown from his bike. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he died a week later.

The driver of the car and his passenger were not injured.

Police say impairment does not seem to be a factor in the crash.

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