A bicycle lies in the road near Hilton Head Island’s Shelter Cove where a bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle on the morning of Feb. 16, 2017. Our research shows that 2016 was the worst year in more than a decade for bicyclists and pedestrians in Beaufort County.
A bicycle lies in the road near Hilton Head Island’s Shelter Cove where a bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle on the morning of Feb. 16, 2017. Our research shows that 2016 was the worst year in more than a decade for bicyclists and pedestrians in Beaufort County. Island Packet file photo
A bicycle lies in the road near Hilton Head Island’s Shelter Cove where a bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle on the morning of Feb. 16, 2017. Our research shows that 2016 was the worst year in more than a decade for bicyclists and pedestrians in Beaufort County. Island Packet file photo

Bicycle safety a growing imperative in county

March 19, 2017 8:28 AM