Bicyclist struck and killed on Interstate 35

COMANCHE — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a bicyclist was killed while riding on Interstate 35 in Carter County.

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Published: November 29, 2013
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COMANCHE — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a bicyclist was killed while riding on Interstate 35 in Carter County.

A preliminary report says the collision happened early Friday at the 45 mile marker on Interstate 35. Authorities say the bicyclist was traveling southbound on the outside lane of Interstate 35 when he or she was struck by a van driven by a 25-year-old Lawton man.

The bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities have not yet released his or her name, pending notification of relatives.

The driver of the van wasn't injured in the collision, nor was seven other passengers in the van.


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