A preliminary hearing will be held for a man accused of drunk driving-related charges in connection with the death of a cyclist on Highway 2 last year.
Ryan Taylor, 32, was riding his bicycle along Highway 2 between Highway 11 and 32nd Street around 12:45 a.m. on Sept. 14, when he was struck and killed by a southbound vehicle.
Taylor was married with two sons, two years and 10 months old.
Edwin Aklamanu, 36, of Edmonton, has been charged with failing to provide a breath sample causing death and operation of a vehicle while impaired causing death.
He is scheduled to appear in Red Deer provincial court Oct. 16.
A preliminary hearing has been set for July 27 in Red Deer provincial court.
The hearings, which are subject to a publication ban, are held to determine if there is enough evidence to go to trial.