As we wrote earlier today, the driver that struck and killed 1 cyclist, was distracted. To that end, the driver said;” that she was distracted by something in her vehicle. ”
In addition, the driver, 33-year-old Nicole Vanderweit claimed that sun shining directly down the road at a very low spot at that time of the morning prevented her from seeing the group of 14 cyclists.
Sun can pose a hazard at that time of the morning. Thus, If you can’t see where you’re going-slow down!!