10/1 Photo of the Day- Nicholas Morton Ghost Bike
Last Tuesday morning, Nicholas Hector Fabio Morton, 18, of Minneapolis, was on his bike on 5th Street near Nicollet Mall when he was struck by a commercial truck. Morton died later in the hospital from injuries suffered during the accident.
Witnesses said they saw Morton riding next to a large truck and when they looked over, he was on the ground, according to the Star Tribune.
This Ghost Bike memorial was set up in remembrance of Morton on 5th Street near the accident site.
To view more photos of the memorial, visit Flickr.
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