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Memorial Bike Ride in Vancouver for UBC Cyclist Students Killed by Dump Trucks

Earlier this week, acommemorative bike ridewas underway on Sunday morning for a cyclist killed by a dump truck.

28-year-oldUBCPhD studentAgustin Bertrandrides a bike near Pacific Boulevard and Hornby Street in Vancouver. I was killed when I was there.

Read more:A growing monument for cyclists killed in downtown Vancouver

On Sunday morning, a group of cyclists and Bertrand's family gathered at the Vancouver Art Gallery before embarking on memories.

"After her husband crossed the crossroads shortly after the incident, I just started tweeting about it," said Lucy Maloney, the organizer of the Tribute Ride.

"I'm very angry because we're always going through that intersection. I'm a cyclist advocate and whether other riders set up a tribute ride. I asked. So I contacted my family. "

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Cycling proponents speed We hope that more measures will be implemented, such as compulsory and protected bicycle traffic lights.

The cyclist killed in Yaletown was a PhD student at UBC

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