Published July 29 2010
Fargo bicyclist dies in hospital from injuriesA 31-year-old Fargo bicyclist injured Monday night after colliding with a vehicle in Moorhead has died.
Kristopher Close died Wednesday in Fargo’s Innovis Health, a hospital spokeswoman confirmed.
Friends and family remembered Close as a loving father, friend and uncle Wednesday on a Facebook page titled “In Loving Memory of Kristopher Close.”
Close was eastbound on 24th Avenue South when he collided about 6:48 p.m. Monday with a vehicle driven by 52-year-old Daree Pabody of Moorhead, who was northbound on Eighth Street.
Pabody appeared uninjured in the accident and refused medical treatment at the scene, according to a police news release.
Close was transported to Innovis Health by ambulance.