A fatal car vs bicycle accident closed the intersection of 1st St and North Avenue.for a couple of hours Monday afternoon.
Police say a bicyclist and car collided at the intersection. The bicyclist was declared deceased at the scene.
Shortly before 4:30 this afternoon, officers with the Grand Junction Police Department, as well as personnel with the Grand Junction Fire Department, responded to a vehicle versus bicyclist crash at the intersection of N. 1st Street and North Avenue. Initial investigation indicates that an adult male on a bicycle was traveling northbound in the east crosswalk of the intersection and collided with a vehicle driven by an adult female who was traveling westbound. Details are subject to change as the investigation continues. The male was pronounced deceased from his injuries at the scene.