Edwin Gardner, a bicycling advocate who was hurt in a wreck this week, has died, according to the Charleston County coronerís office.

Gardner died at 11:20 a.m. at Medical University Hospital from injuries sustained when his bicycle collided with a Jeep Cherokee Wednesday morning, Charleston County Deputy Coroner Dottie Lindsay said.

A website created by the Gardner family said further announcements will be made once arrangements are set. They asked that the public respect their privacy.