Memorial bike ride held for man killed by accused drunk driver

(Courtesy: Reuben Preut via

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The family of a cyclist killed by an accused drunk driver is getting help from the community.

Cyprian Preut, 42, was riding his bike near Central and Broadway last month when officers say 24-year-old Jenna Conlkin crashed into him. Police say she admitted to drinking and taking Vicodin before the crash.

A memorial bike ride was held in Preut’s honor Sunday night. The group ended their ride at Gecko’s Bar and Tapas where a portion of Sunday night’s sales went to Preut’s family. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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