Tuesday, Feb 09, 2016

Clearwater bicyclist killed in crash identified

Clearwater police have identified a bicyclist who was killed in a traffic crash Thursday night.

Henry Rackard, 27, of Clearwater was crossing Drew Street about 6:30 p.m. when he was struck by a 1994 Buick driven by Milton Lee Smallwood, 54, of Clearwater, police said.

Rackard was pronounced deceased at the scene, police said.

Alcohol may have been a contributing factor in the crash, police said. The incident remains under investigation.

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