Police investigating after bicyclist fatally struck by pickup truck in Cambridge

Police investigating after bicyclist fatally struck by pickup truck in Cambridge
Bicyclist Hit And Killed By Truck Near Museum Of Science
BOSTON (CBS) – A bicyclist was hit and killed by a pickup truck Friday morning near the Museum of Science in Boston.

Traffic restrictions were put in place after the crash, but cars were able to get by via one lane in each direction.

Cyclist struck and killed near Museum of Science

CAMBRIDGE, MASS. (WHDH) – A bicyclist struck by a dump truck in Boston Friday morning has died, officials said.

“That victim, an adult male, has since been pronounced deceased,” State Police tweeted. “Lane restrictions remain in place on O’Brien Hwy for investigation.”

Troopers responding to a report of a bicyclist struck on Monsignor O’Brien Highway near the Museum of Science found a man with serious injuries, according to a post on the state police Twitter page.

Cyclist Pauline Lim, of Somerville, rode past the crash site later Friday morning and said the cycling community is pushing for more protections on city roads.