A White House staffer was killed Saturday when the bicycle he was riding collided with a vehicle during a charity ride, the Washington Post reported.
Jacob Thomas Brewer, 34, died about 3:40 p.m. when he lost control of his bike at a sharp curve. It crossed a double yellow line and hit an oncoming vehicle, cops told the Post.
Brewer was a senior policy adviser in the Office of the Chief Technology Officer, part of the Office of Science and Technology policy.
...Brewer was riding Saturday as part of the Ride to Conquer Cancer fundraiser. His mother, Lori Brewer Collins, said Brewer was taking part in the ride because of a close friend who was a cancer patient.
"[He] lived life large and tended to live life for other people,” Collins said.
Brewer was married to Fox News contributor Mary Katharine Ham. They have a daughter, Georgia, and Ham is pregnant with a second child.A GoFundMe page has been set up for a college fund for the Brewer children. If you are so moved, feel free to contribute. And keep her and her family in your prayers.