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Man, 77, struck, killed while pushing bicycle along busy local highway

Traffic was backed up Friday morning in Killen after a man was struck while riding a bicycle on...
Traffic was backed up Friday morning in Killen after a man was struck while riding a bicycle on U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14.(Eric Franklin)
Published: Sep. 18, 2020 at 9:41 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 18, 2020 at 1:34 PM CDT
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KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) - A 77-year-old man died Friday morning after several vehicles struck him as he pushed a bicycle in the center lane of westbound U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 35 in Killeen.

Officers responded to the accident just before 7 a.m. Friday near the Rosewood Drive exit.

Several passersby pulled the man from the roadway and were administering first aid when the officers arrived.

The victim’s name was not immediately released.

The drivers of some of the vehicles that struck the man did not stop.

Investigators would like to speak to them and to any others who may have witnessed the accident, Commander Ronnie Supak said.

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