The death of a well-known bicyclist, hit by the Rail Runner Express while crossing the tracks along the Santa Fe Rail Trail by St. Francis Drive and Zia Road, has sent shock waves through the cycling community and greater Santa Fe.
Suzanne LeBeau had a passion for cycling and the outdoors — and despite an eyewitness account that she was wearing headphones at the time of the accident, her friends said she was too safety-conscious to do so. What’s more, headphones have not been found at the accident scene, and LeBeau’s one pair of earbuds was at home. The lack of headphones — which would have affected her ability to hear the oncoming train — makes the accident more incomprehensible.
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