Prince William Police Aug. 10 release

Gainesville Man Killed in Electric Bike Collision

SUV hit motorcyclist at corner of Devlin and Linton Hall Road

Scene of Electric Bicycle Accident
Devlin Road
Linton Hall Road
Bristow, VA 20136
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An 80-year-old Gainesville man died of injuries sustained during an electric bike-SUV collision that occurred on Linton Hall Road, Bristow in late August. 

Police Report

Prince William County Officers responded to the intersection of Linton Hall Road and Devlin Road in Bristow to investigate a crash involving an electric bike, Aug. 31 at 4:27 p.m.

The investigation revealed that the operator of an Ancheer DX3000 Electric Bike was in a crosswalk at the intersection of Devlin Road and Linton Hall Road when the operator collided with a 2020 Toyota Highlander that was making a right turn onto Linton Hall Road from southbound Devlin Road. 

The Ancheer operator was not wearing a helmet at the time of the collision and separated from the bike following the crash. The driver of the Highlander remained at the scene. 

The Ancheer operator was transported to an area hospital with life threatening injuries and died as a result of injuries from the crash on September 3. 

Investigators with the Crash Investigation Unit received notification of the death on September 9. No charges have been placed at this time pending consultation with the Commonwealth Attorney’s Office.

The deceased was identified as Tae Joon Byun, 80, of Gainesville

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