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Bicyclist Killed After Truck Crashes Into Him In Portage

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A bicyclist has died after he was struck by a pickup truck Monday in Portage.

WOODTV reports that on Monday around 6:30pm, the 20-year-old Kalamazoo Township man had been travelling along the shoulder on Portage Rd. when he was struck from behind by the truck.

Witnesses attempted to aid the bicyclist, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. The pickup truck, which was being driven by a 20-year-old man from Hartford, ended up on the curb with the bicycle underneath the front bumper.

This incident continues to be investigated, with the victim remaining unidentified until authorities can notify his family.

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