State Police in yellow center, Amherst College PD left, APD right. Large truck top of hill (with MSP looking under) was involved
A truck vs bicycle accident occurred late Sunday afternoon around 4:15 p.m. at the East Drive entrance to Amherst College off College Street (Rt 9) and Dickinson Street killing the cyclist, Livingston Pangburn from Newton, age 22.
At 7:30 p.m. Massachusetts State Police were still on the scene performing an accident reconstruction investigation.
APD photographing the scene (helmet and pool of blood behind cruiser)
The mishap was initially called in by Amherst College Police and the first Amherst Police officer on the scene immediately called for a supervisor, who then requested State Police. AFD transported the victim to Baystate Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.