PASCO CO., FL – A Port Richey man was killed last night when he was hit by a vehicle while riding his bicycle in Zephyrhills, according to Fox 13.
Police say the victim was northbound on Eiland Boulevard near Gold Links Boulevard at about 10:49 a.m. when he was hit by a Toyota Camry.
The rider, an unidentified 50-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators say he was riding without any lights when the incident occurred.
The 29-year-old woman driving the Toyota and her two juvenile passengers were unhurt.
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