Motorist charged in death of bicyclist
A motorist who struck and killed a bicyclist in Oklahoma City has been charged with first-degree manslaughter. Angela Renea Myers, 37, is accused of driving while under the influence of alcohol. The charge filed in Oklahoma County District Court states she was driving 53 mph, eight miles over the speed limit. She told police at the scene she didn't see the bicyclist while they were both in the outside lane. Jason Weldon, 40, was riding a bicycle about 11:30 p.m. Aug. 9 on NW 10 near County Line Road when he was struck by Myers' vehicle. Weldon was pronounced dead at the scene. The bicycle's lights were on, according to a police report.
MICHAEL MCNUTT, STAFF WRITER