September 25, 1979 - October 14, 2012
| Age 33
The Associated Press
HOUSTON, Texas (AP) — Olympic BMX cyclist Kyle Bennett has been killed in an automobile accident in Texas. He was 33.
A statement from USA Cycling says the single-vehicle crash happened early Sunday in Conroe, Texas, north of Houston.
Bennett was a three-time BMX world champion and won an automatic spot on the first U.S. BMX Olympic team in 2008.
In the statement, USA Cycling CEO Steve Johnson said Bennett was a pioneer in Olympic BMX cycling and an...
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"R.I.P. Kyle.You were an amazing person.You had a huge impact on my children and I can't thank you enough.I can only hope my children follow in your footsteps.
To Kyle's family,I'm so sorry for your loss."
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