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Cyclist dies in crash in Lake Forest Hills

Cyclist dies in crash in Lake Forest Hills

Cyclist dies in crash in Lake Forest Hills

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – A bicyclist was killed in a crash in the Lake Forest Hills neighborhood early Saturday morning, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

According to JSO, the crash happened around 2:30 a.m. on Edgewood Avenue near Moncrief Road.

A car was traveling west on Cassat Avenue when it struck the bicyclist.

The cyclist, a man in his 60s, died at the scene, according to JSO.

Police said the bike did not appear to have functional lights and the cyclist was wearing dark clothing.

The driver, a man in his 20s, was cooperating with detectives.

This is the 75th traffic death in Duval County this year and the fourth involving a bicyclist, according to JSO.

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