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Captain Tim Pillack
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Waterloo Police Department
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Waterloo, Iowa 50703
|Waterloo Police Identify Man Who Died After Falling From Bicycle|
|Wednesday, 23 September 2009 07:53|
On Tuesday, September 22, 2009 around 11:30 am, Waterloo Police officers responded to the 200 block of lower Washington Street on the report of a man injured in a bicycle accident.
The man has been identified as 72-year-old Richard Paul Schommer of 402 1/2 Wellington Street in Waterloo. Schommer died at the scene from severe head trauma.
A witness stated that Schommer rode his bicycle into a curb and was thrown from the bike and landed on the sidewalk. Officers have determined that this was an accident and no foul play was involved.
Captain John Beckman