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HARRISTOWN — A 71-year-old Decatur resident was killed Saturday morning after being struck by a truck while riding a bicycle on Harristown Boulevard near Glasgow Rd., according to the Macon County Sheriff’s Office.

Officers responded to the site at 7:46 a.m. for a report of a crash involving a vehicle and bicycle. A preliminary investigation indicates an eastbound pickup truck struck an eastbound bicyclist just west of the intersection. The cyclist, whose name has not been released, later died at an area hospital.

The Macon County Sheriff’s Office Fatal Accident Investigation Team is investigating the crash. No arrests have been made at this time.

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