Police ID bicyclist killed in Midtown accident

Police ID bicyclist killed in Midtown accident

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A bicyclist who died Wednesday after an accident involving a tractor-trailer has been identified.

Albert Rich, 19, was traveling west in the bike lane on East Broadway Boulevard approaching North Campbell Avenue. The tractor-trailer was also traveling west on Broadway. The two collided as the truck was making a right turn onto Campbell shortly after 5:30 p.m.

Rich was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead shortly after his arrival. The driver of the truck was not injured.

The Tucson Police Traffic Investigations Unit is investigating the accident.

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