UPDATE: Bicyclist struck and killed by vehicle in Azle
The Azle Police Department is investigating a fatality accident involving a vehicle and a bicyclist that occurred last night (Sunday) on Boyd Road.
At 9:50PM, Azle firefighters and police officers were dispatched to a major accident involving a bicycle in the 1300 block of Boyd Road (FM 730) near Azle High School. One person was located in the roadway.
Emergency responders quickly started life-saving procedures on the rider. He was transported by EMS to THR Azle with CPR in progress, and later pronounced deceased at the hospital.
Investigators are still working on the case. An official release by the department did not state if the driver stopped at the scene, but one witness told us that the driver did stop to render aid.
The crash remains under investigation.