CLEARWATER – A bicyclist died Tuesday morning after he was struck by a vehicle, police said.
The unidentified bicyclist was hit at Martin Luther King Drive and Lasalle Street about 9:45 a.m., police said. He was pronounced dead at Morton Plant Hospital at about 10:20 a.m.
Police closed the area to traffic while they investigated the crash. Preliminary reports state the man was in his 50's.