Troopers ID bicyclist hit, killed on Zoo Parkway

Charles Connor, 57, died at scene, FHP says


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 57-year-old bicyclist was hit and killed Monday night on Jacksonville's Northside, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Troopers on Wednesday identified the bicyclist as Charles Connor, of Jacksonville.

The crash was reported about 9:15 p.m. Monday on Zoo Parkway.

Troopers said a Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck was traveling north in the outside lane of Zoo Parkway when it collided with the rear of a bicycle traveling along the right side of the road.

The bicyclist died, troopers said. He was not wearing a helmet, according to the FHP report.

The 60-year-old man driving the truck was unhurt, trooper said.

Charges are under investigation, according to the Highway Patrol's report.