Bicyclist dies in collision

A traffic collision took the life of a bicyclist Friday afternoon in Strasburg.

Sgt. F.L. (Les) Tyler, of the Virginia State Police, identified the victim as Jack Frank Jardine, 52, of Strasburg.

Tyler said a 2000 Ford van was southbound on U.S. 11 at about 3:55 p.m. when Jardine, who was also southbound, entered the traffic lane in front of the van and was struck.

Jardine was taken to Winchester Medical Center where he died at 4:42 p.m., Tyler said.

No injuries were reported in the van, and no citations were issued, Tyler said.

The crash was investigated by state police trooper H.W. Jones with assistance from Strasburg police and fire and rescue units from Shenandoah County and Strasburg.