Photos: Ghost bikes in Denver and Boulder serve as haunting reminders

Last week, Westword contributor Emilie Johnson wrote about the bright-white bicycle that has been resting against a sign at the corner of East First Avenue and Clayton Street, in Cherry Creek North, for the past seven months. It's one of several "ghost bikes" that have popped up in the Denver and Boulder areas over the past few years. "On November 7 of last year, Gelseigh Karl-Cannon was killed at that spot when, according to what witnesses told police, her bike hit the curb and she fell into oncoming traffic and was hit by a truck," Johnson wrote.
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Jonathan Shikes is a Denver native who writes about business and beer for Westword.
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