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Cyclist, 22, fatally struck by vehicle on South 11th St.

Publish Date: 2023, 07, 28

SPRINGFIELD, IL – A 22-year-old man was killed Monday when he was hit by a vehicle while riding his bicycle near Iles Park.

According to WCIA, the cyclist was riding near the intersection of South 11th Street and East Ash Street at about 7:35 p.m. when he was hit by a car.

The man was rushed to Springfield Memorial Hospital with multiple blunt force injuries, where he succumbed to his injuries at about 5:23 the next morning.

The incident is currently under investigation by the Sangamon County Coroner’s office and the Springfield Police Department. It is unclear at this time if the driver involved will face any charges.

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