Cyclist dead after being hit by pickup truck

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DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A man is dead after being struck by a truck while riding his bicycle.

Saturday morning at 7:46 A.M. Macon County Sheriff's Office responded to a Harristown Boulevard near Glasglow Road for a reported crash involving a vehicle and bicycle.

Preliminary investigations indicated an eastbound pickup truck struck the 71 year old bicyclist. The cyclist, who has not been identified at this time, died later at an area hospital.

The Macon County Sheriff’s Office Fatal Accident Investigation Team is investigating the crash. No arrests have been made at this time.

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