August 20, 2009 – Aaron B. Shickman, 41 of Lowell, Massachusetts died after sustaining serious personal injuries when his bicycle was hit by an sport utility vehicle. The accident occurred on Wednesday near the intersection of Middlesex and Pawtucket Streets at 1:35 p.m.
Shickman was not wearing a helmet when his bike was hit by a 1999 Ford Explorer driven by an 18 year old Lowell woman. The man was transported by a medical helicopter to Beth Israel Hospital in Boston.
This accident occurred just hours after Richard L. Campbell, 69, was hit by a car while riding his bike through Marshfield. Unfortunately, Campbell did not survive either.
The accident remains under investigation.