Lieutenant-colonel killed by a car while cycling
63-year-old Lt.-Col. Pierre Labelle spent 45 years in the Canadian Forces
Police say a cyclist who was killed Thursday night in Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Que. was 63-year-old Lt.-Col. Pierre Labelle.
The lieutenant-colonel died after he was struck by a car along Highway 371 northwest of Quebec City.
The Chicoutimi native who was living in Montreal was taking part in a cadets music camp at CFB Valcartier.
The 34-year-old driver of the car that collided with Lt.-Col. Labelle suffered serious injuries and remains in hospital.
Police said he could face charges including impaired driving.