Tuesday, February 1, 2011

New York woman killed in Portland Oregon

26 Year driver was killed old Angela Burke in Portland Oregon last week by a drunk walking your bike. Here, a report from Portland's famous bike blogger is Jonathan mouse of bikeportland.org as he examines, Angela as a person and it was tragic loss to our community.
Who was Angela Burke?
Piecing together a picture who was 26 Angela Burke has been difficult. Now I know why.

Today I received a call from her mother, Athena Burke. Ms. Burke, fight back tears in our conversation, said her daughter in Portland a month or so ago had moved, that "Lonely was and had not yet found their people." Given that I feel what I now know about Angela as it would have been just a matter of time until some of us would eventually become your "people" are.

Read more here.

A vigil was held on Monday for Angela in Portland.
(complete set of photos here.)

A report by bike Portland here.

My condolences to all who knew, Angela and your family. But you are safe this holiday season travel, and think of others.

View the original article here

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