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Bicyclist dies after collision with pickup in Long Beach

June 26, 2010 |  7:04 pm

A La Palma bicyclist who collided with a pickup truck late Friday in Long Beach has died, police said Saturday.

The 58-year-old man was riding his bike west on Carson Street at 11:50 p.m. when he collided with a truck being driven in the same direction by a 70-year-old man at Woodruff Avenue, Long Beach police said.

The victim, who has not been identified pending notification of his family, was taken to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead, police said.

The driver, who was not identified by police, was questioned and released.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at (562) 570-7355.

-- Jason Song