There was a Chicago bicycle accident on Monday afternoon (August 4, 2014) which has led to the death of the bicyclist.
According to Chicago Police, the bicyclist was struck near Archer Avenue and Lawndale Avenue by a truck at approximately 3:05 p.m.
Details on the accident and its causes appear limited at this time.
The bicyclist, identified as a 55-year-old man, died Thursday afternoon.
The accident remains under investigation.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the August 7, 2014 Chicago Tribune article titled “Man dies after getting hit by truck while riding bike.”
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