Cyclist killed after hit by truck on highway
A 70-year-old man has died after his bicycle was hit by a truck Monday on a Manitoba highway.
RCMP say the collision took place around 10 a.m. CT on Highway 12, less than a kilometre south of the Trans-Canada Highway near Ste. Anne, Man.
The cyclist, a 70-year-old man from Lorette, Man., was pronounced dead in hospital, RCMP said in a release.
The driver of the truck was not injured.
Alcohol and speed are not considered to be factors in the crash, according to police.