Orlando bicyclist killed after being by car

- A bicyclist was killed after being hit by a car in Orlando.

Troopers arrived to the scene on Colonial near Bonneville Drive. The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) says that a vehicle was traveling eastbound on Colonial Drive when the bicyclist, identified as 25-year-old Rene Torres Texeira, was attempting to cross Colonial Drive from the south to the north. It is not entirely sure if Texeira was in the crosswalk, but witness say that the vehicle had a green light and struck the bicyclist. 

They say that Texeira later died at the hospital. The crash remains under investigation at this time.

 

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