The Outer Banks Voice – KDH man killed in bicycle-vehicle accident

KDH man killed in bicycle-vehicle accident

By Submitted Story on November 1, 2022

(Kill Devil Hills Police)

The Kill Devil Hills Police Department released this information on Nov. 1, reporting on the tragic accident that took a life the night before.

On October 31, 2022, at approximately 10:11 p.m., a 2005 Dodge Caravan, operated by William Lee Miller, 59, of Southern Shores, was traveling north on US-158, in the inside travel lane. Miller was the only occupant of the vehicle. At the same time, a Trek bicycle was crossing US 158 from West to East at Avalon Drive ridden by Adam Alexander Simon, 27, of Kill Devil Hills.

Roadway evidence and driver statements obtained at the scene indicate that the Dodge Caravan collided with the bicycle with the left front of the vehicle. The driver stopped and called 911 for help. Lifesaving measures were unsuccessful, and Mr. Simon was pronounced deceased at the scene.

During the investigation, Mr. Miller showed no signs of impairment. There are no charges pending against Mr. Miller. Any witnesses who may have left before being interviewed, please contact the Kill Devil Hills Police Department.


KDH man killed in bicycle-vehicle accident