July 30, 2016 08:40
On Saturday July 30, 2016, at 8:03 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a bicycle rider struck by a driver at Southeast 82nd Avenue and Flavel Street.
Officers and medical personnel arrived and located the adult female bicycle rider who was critically injured. Life-saving efforts were not successful and she died at the scene.
The adult male driver in a box truck remained at the scene and has been cooperating with investigators.
The Traffic Division's Major Crash Team is responding to conduct an investigation.
The intersection of Southeast 82nd Avenue and Flavel Street will be closed in all directions for several hours. Alternate routes include 92nd Avenue and Duke Street.
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