FHP seeks witness in deadly Lake City bicycle crash

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A bicyclist was killed Monday evening when he was struck by a car on U.S. Highway 90, according to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the driver of a car was heading east on the highway when the front of the car hit the bicyclist within the roadway, just east of County Road 245. The bicyclist, a 39-year-old man, died at the scene.

Additional details about the collision were released Saturday night. The crash involved a black 2021 Kia Forte and a black Schwinn bicycle, according to FHP’s official press release.

Investigators asked anyone who witnessed the crash or saw the bicyclist before the accident to come forward.

Contact FHP Homicide Investigator Corporal Janet L. Beagle at 386-758-0437 or JanetBeagle@flhsmv.gov with any information.