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Ghost Bike Recognizes German Cyclists Who Lost Their Lives

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A gesture of respect and awareness is now on display on Route-66 in Galena, Missouri.

A Ghost Bike recognizes last month's accident that killed two German tourists who were cycling the highway. The bike is adorned with flowers is chained to a sign, warning drivers to be vigilant in order to avoid another incident like this from taking place. The Joplin Convention and Visitors Bureau in conjunction with the Kansas Historic Route-66 Association worked to get the Ghost Bike placed along the route. Family members of one of the two cyclist killed will be in Galena tomorrow.

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