UPDATE Feb. 2, 8:55 p.m.: The Daily Tar Heel has yet to independently verify the condition of the bicyclist hit in the Jan. 25 crash.
Mayor Pro Tem Karen Stegman said the bicyclist who was involved in the crash died at the Chapel Hill Town Council meeting Wednesday.
The crash is still under investigation, said Alex Carrasquillo, Chapel Hill’s community safety public information officer.
UPDATE, Jan. 26, 2022, 5:25 p.m.:
The bicyclist involved in a crash on Franklin Street on Jan. 25 currently remains at UNC Hospitals with life-threatening injuries, according to a statement by the Town of Chapel Hill.
The statement detailed that the driver of a parked vehicle opened their door to get out of the vehicle when the bicyclist struck the open door and was thrown from the bicycle.
An investigation is still underway.