- Associated Press - Friday, October 6, 2017

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Reno police are investigating the death of a bicyclist who was struck by a car southeast of downtown.

Police say the cyclist was turning onto Plumb Lane near Kietzke Lane at about 6 p.m. Thursday when he was hit by a black Lexus sedan.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he later was pronounced dead.

Police say the driver of the car passed a sobriety test. Investigators say the bright sun could have been a factor in the crash.

No names have been released.

Anyone with information should call Reno police at 775-334-2141 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900.

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