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Cyclists to honor teacher killed in hit-and-run

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Frederick Carey, a teacher and dean of students at Cincinnati Country Day School, was hit by a suspected drunk driver Feb. 21 (FOX19/CCD photo). Frederick Carey, a teacher and dean of students at Cincinnati Country Day School, was hit by a suspected drunk driver Feb. 21 (FOX19/CCD photo).
Cincinnati Country Day flags flew at half-staff following Carey's death in February (FOX19 photo). Cincinnati Country Day flags flew at half-staff following Carey's death in February (FOX19 photo).
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The Cincinnati cycling community will ride in silence to honor a teacher killed in a hit-and-run in February.

Frederick Carey, a teacher and dean of students at Cincinnati Country Day School (CCD, was hit by a suspected drunk driver Feb. 21 on Round Bottom Road. The driver, later identified as Todd Shaw, 51, was charged with aggravated vehicular homicide and leaving the scene.

Police said Carey was operating his bicycle in a legal manner. Carey was described as a "very popular English teacher," and also well respected in the cycling community.

A silent procession to honor cyclists who have been killed or injured while cycling on public roadways, "The Ride of Silence" takes place each year during National Bike Month.

The Cincinnati Cycle Club and Queen City Bike will dedicate this year's ride on Wednesday, May 21 in memory of Carey.

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