Cyclist who died in Eagle County during tour named
Vail, CO Colorado
RED CLIFF, Colorado – Eagle County Coroner Kara Bettis has released the name of the 67-year-old Ride the Rockies cyclist who died Monday on Tennessee Pass.
Jim Deblois of Cape Girardeau, Mo., was found in on U.S. Highway 24 outside of Minturn at about 1:40 p.m. No one witnessed him fall.
Deblois was taken to Vail Valley Medical Center but was unable to be revived. An autopsy was scheduled for Tuesday. The cause and manner of death was not known, pending autopsy results.
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