Bicyclist killed in Virginia Beach, police investigating

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating a bicyclist fatality.

Around 8:30 a.m. on Saturday offiials received a call for a bicyclist and vehicle accident near the 1400 block of Virginia Beach Boulevard and the 300 block of Sykes Avenue.

Once on the scene, officials found an adult male who had been struck by a car. EMS tried to assist the bicyclyst but he succumbed to his injuries on the scene.

The driver remained on the scene with police.

This case is still very active and the roadway is expected to be closed for the next few hours for the accident investigation. Police ask that you please avoid this area. This release will be updated once the roadway is reopened. 

No further information was released.

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