Rob Sydia, active member of the Ontario longboarding community, speaking at the vigil earlier today.
Toronto ON: The death of rider Ralph Bissonnette on Monday has the community in shock. Bisonette died of his injury after he was hit by a taxi in the downtown core during rush hour. The Taxi driver involved in this tragedy is accused of second degree murder and is now awaiting trial.
A vigil was held today by the longboard community to pay tribute to Bisonette. Be safe out there everyone
A full trasncript of the speech made at the vigil can be read on Lee-Anne Bigwood’s blog – We are all Ralph Bissonnette. We all know and love a Ralph Bissonnette