O’Brien reacts to Kalamazoo bicyclists tragedy

Senator Margaret O'Brien

Senator Margaret O’Brien

LANSING, Mich. — State Senator Margaret O’Brien, R-Portage, issued the following statement on Wednesday, after a motorist struck nine bicyclists, killing five and injuring four.

“Kalamazoo County has again experienced a senseless tragedy. Nine people were randomly attacked while enjoying a bicycle ride. No explanation can bring back the lives of the five people killed. As we learn more about the victims, it is important we again rally together and support those impacted. We are Kalamazoo Strong. I continue to pray for all the victims and their families.”