James Cantwell Death, Obituary – The Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office has officially identified the bicyclist involved in the tragic incident as 68-year-old James Cantwell. Regrettably, Cantwell lost his life due to injuries sustained in the crash. According to eyewitness accounts, it has been confirmed by the coroner’s office that Cantwell passed away at the scene as a result of the injuries sustained during the collision.
The Evansville Police Department (EPD) has launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding this unfortunate incident. According to witnesses’ statements, it appears that the vehicle had the right of way with a green traffic light at the time when Cantwell rode his bicycle into oncoming traffic.
This heartbreaking incident serves as a stark reminder of the importance of road safety and adhering to traffic rules. The loss of James Cantwell underscores the consequences that can arise from a lapse in judgment on the road. As a community, we are deeply saddened by this loss, and our thoughts are with Cantwell’s family during this challenging time.
The investigation by the Evansville Police Department aims to shed light on the sequence of events and ensure a comprehensive understanding of the incident. It is our hope that through such investigations, awareness can be raised regarding the significance of road safety and the need for vigilance on both the part of cyclists and motorists.
In the wake of this tragedy, let us come together to honor James Cantwell’s memory by advocating for responsible road behavior and fostering an environment where safety is paramount. Our collective efforts can contribute to preventing further tragedies and ensuring the safety of all road users.