MPD seeking witnesses of Lowry Avenue crash that killed cyclist

A bicyclist died after being hit by a car in Minneapolis on Aug. 17, and police are still looking for information.

A van struck the woman at the corner of Lowry Avenue North and 2nd Street North just before 5:45 a.m., officials said. She was transported to North Memorial Health Hospital, where she later died of her injuries.

The bicyclist has been identified as 34-year-old Jillian Leigh Friedrich of Columbia Heights, Minnesota.

The incident is still under investigation.

Those with information are asked to contact Officer Shogren at 612-673-3102 and reference case number 17-311414 when calling.