Former Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi died on Monday at the age of 77 after being hospitalized for injuries sustained in a bike accident.
“His family expresses their deep appreciation for all of the prayers, support and concern,” a follow-up added. “They now ask for privacy and continued prayers during this difficult time. The family is planning to hold a celebration of a life well-lived, with details to be shared later.”
Earlier on Monday, his Twitter account shared a statement that he had been “life flighted” to UCHealth Medical Center of the Rockies in Colorado after he “sustained serious injuries while riding a bicycle near his home.” They said he was taken to the hospital on Friday evening.
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