- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 15, 2017

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A man riding a bicycle has been struck and killed in Rhode Island.

Police say 21-year-old Ethan Simpson was struck by a woman driving an SUV in East Providence at about 11 p.m. Monday. The driver stopped at the scene.

Simpson was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say he was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Police have not said if the driver of the SUV is facing charges.

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