Mountain biker who died in Oregon crash suffered head trauma
ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have identified a bicyclist found dead on a trail near Ashland, Oregon.
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says 56-year-old John Thomas Jr. suffered significant head trauma after losing control of his mountain bike and crashing Monday. He had been wearing a helmet.
The sheriff’s office described Thomas as an experienced cyclist who was familiar with the trail often used by mountain bikers.