Bicyclist struck and killed by vehicle in Denton

The Denton Police Department is investigating a major accident with fatality involving a bicycle this evening on Loop 288.

Police say a bicyclist was attempting to cross Loop 288 near Audra Lane when a vehicle traveling southbound on the roadway struck him. The crash occurred around 8:44PM.

Lanes of southbound Loop 288 were closed while police investigated the scene.

Update – The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the victim as a 62-year-old male from Denton.