- Associated Press - Thursday, December 31, 2015

SHIRLEY, N.Y. (AP) - Police on Long Island say a bicyclist was struck and killed by a sport utility vehicle while trying to cross the Montauk Highway.

Newsday reports (https://nwsdy.li/1RayBGk ) the man was hit by a Toyota Highlander in Shirley around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The victim was taken to Brookhaven Memorial Medical Center in East Patchogue, where he was later pronounced dead.

Authorities didn’t immediately identify the man.

The SUV’s driver wasn’t hurt and remained on the scene.



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Information from: Newsday, https://www.newsday.com

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