Ride Of Silence Wednesday to honor victims killed or injured on bicycles

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Hundreds of cyclists will pay tribute to people killed or injured while traveling on bicycles in the Charleston area in the annual Ride of Silence on Wednesday.

The police-escorted event, organized by Charleston Moves, is a local version of a global observance.

If you would like to take part, Charleston Moves will gather in the north parking lot of Hampton Park at 6:30 p.m. The ride will start at 7 p.m. Riders will return to the park within the hour.

The route will travel south on King Street, continuing on to Mary Murray Boulevard and then back north via Ashley Avenue.

Charleston Moves is a nonprofit organization working to enhance conditions for biking and walking in Charleston County since the 1990s.

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