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Bicyclist Struck, Killed by SUV in Massachusetts



    (Published Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016)

    Police in Lincoln, Massachusetts, are investigating a fatal crash involving a bicyclist.

    The crash happened around 1 p.m. at the intersection of Virginia and Old Bedford Roads where a 59-year-old Westford man was struck by an SUV.

    Police have not identified the victim pending notification of next of kin.

    The driver stayed on the scene and is cooperating with authorities. There's no word if any charges will be filed.

    The crash is under investigation by both Lincoln Police and the District Attorney's Office.

    necn talked to a man who rides his bike in the area every day and says the road can be dangerous.

    "Bicyclists have to be very careful," said Jim Eggert, of Bedford. "You always have to check your left shoulder."