West Palm cyclist killed in collision with yard waste truck
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A bicyclist in West Palm Beach has died following a collision Wednesday morning with a truck that collects debris, police said.
The crash happened around 7:30 a.m. as the city-owned truck that collects debris and yard waste was making a turn, police said.
Officials said the truck was driving about 5 mph when it struck the bicyclist.
Police said they didn’t know which direction the bicycle was heading.
The cyclist died at the scene, a report said.
Police have not released the identity of the victim.