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Tonight: Memorial planned for Austin Miller

Posted by on February 12th, 2008 at 3:57 pm

Austin Miller

Hal Ballard, acting executive director of the Washington County Bicycle Transportation Coalition has organized a brief memorial service tonight for Austin Miller, the 15 year-old who was killed after colliding with a bus in Beaverton yesterday.

The service will begin at 5:00pm tonight at the intersection of SW Murray and Farmington Road.

Ballard says he and a group of supporters will hold signs with the ‘And we Bike‘ slogan, “to remind motorists of our relationship to them”.

The City of Beaverton has also granted permission for a ghost bike to be installed in memory of Austin.

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One Comment
  • dano February 12, 2008 at 11:17 pm

    rest in peace.

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