- Associated Press - Thursday, September 17, 2015

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. (AP) - Vilas County sheriff’s officials say a bicyclist has been struck and killed near Eagle River.

A preliminary investigation shows the victim was biking on Highway 70 when he or she was hit by a vehicle about 8 p.m. Wednesday. The bicyclist was struck in the eastbound lane of the highway.

Authorities say the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle was not detained.

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