An Elk River, Minn. man died Saturday after being ejected from the bicycle he was riding in Stockholm, Wis, according to the Pepin County Sheriff’s office.
Witnesses said that Leslie Edward Miner, 72, was riding with a group of riders from the Twin Cities when he rode onto the rumble strips lining Highway 35. He regained control on the shoulder but rode into the ditch where he was ejected, according to the sheriff’s office.
The Pepin County Coroner declared Miner dead at the scene. An autopsy has been ordered to determine the cause of death.