Bike versus vehicle collision kills cyclist in Manatee Co.

BRADENTON, FL – A 65-year-old man died Tuesday morning when a a pickup truck collided with his bicycle along the highway in Bradenton, reports WFLA News 8.

Police say the incident happened at about 9:50 a.m. at the intersection of US-41 and 45th Avenue Circle West, which is just South of Cortez Road West.

The investigation thus far indicates that the cyclist crossed in front of a pickup truck on US-41. The victim died at the scene of the crash.

The driver of the pickup truck did not sustain injuries in the accident.

A full investigation is underway.

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