Friday, April 6, 2012

News: Connor Penhall Killed in Traffic Accident

According to reports on Los Angeles television station KTLA, Connor Penhall - the son of former World Speedway Champion Bruce Penhall - was killed last night by a suspected drunk driver on the 10 Freeway in Baldwin Park, California.

Penhall, 21, was working as a subcontractor for Caltrans when he was struck on the side of the freeway. Connor and his older brother, Ryan, both race motorcycles. Connor was employed by a concrete cutting company.

Read the rest of the story on Cycle News

Our condolences go out to the Penhall family and friends

1 comment:

  1. I am very sorry to hear such sad and heartbreaking news. I was, and am attempting to again be, a bicyclist. Thanks to Bell Helmets, I am alive. I'm the survivor of a hit and run on a Sat night/Sun morn @3:30 am in Dec of 2009. I was going home from work. I had several fractures & 1 shattered heel, and could not walk for about 3 mos.
    But forget about me. This is for Connor. May God bless you, Connor, and take you to be with him.