Bicyclist struck and killed in central Fresno crash

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Fresno police file

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — A bicyclist was struck and killed by a pickup truck early Saturday morning in central Fresno, according to Fresno Police.

Officers received a report of a vehicle crash involving a pedestrian at 2:54 a.m. in the area of Weber and Floradora avenues, between McKinley and Olive avenues, said Lt. Richard Tucker. A pickup truck and pedestrian was found at the scene.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead by officers.

A preliminary investigation found that the pickup was traveling south on Weber in the area of Floradora when it struck a man riding a bicycle, Tucker said. Alcohol or drugs do not appear to be a factor in the crash.

The collision remains under investigation.

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April 29 2021 12:00 am

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