Bicyclist struck, killed along Highway 380 in Denton County

The Northeast Police Department is investigating a major accident involving a vehicle and a bicycle that occurred earlier this morning just before 4:00AM.

Multiple emergency responders were called to the scene along Highway 380 near FM 720 and Walmart Drive. Lanes were closed while police investigated the scene.

According to unconfirmed reports, a bicyclist was riding to work when he was struck by a vehicle. He was transported to Medical City Denton, but pronounced deceased.

The victim has been identified as a 49-year-old male.

An official report from the Northeast PD has not been released at this time.