Bicyclist dies after being struck by charter bus

By WEEK Producer

June 23, 2014 Updated Jun 23, 2014 at 6:54 PM CDT

EAST PEORIA, Ill. – A bicyclist is dead after being struck by a charter bus shortly after midnight Sunday.

Witnesses say Christopher Bobinski, 37, of East Peoria darted suddenly in front of a Peoria Charter Coach bus on his bike at East Washington Street at Veteran’s Drive.

Bobinski suffered major head injuries and later died at OSF St. Francis.

The accident remains under investigation.

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