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Cyclist killed in Swift Current, RCMP investigating

(Courtesy: City of Swift Current) (Courtesy: City of Swift Current)

A cyclist is dead following a collision in Swift Current’s south end.

In a news release Tuesday morning, Swift Current RCMP explained that officers responded to a collision involving a cyclist near the intersection of Friesen Street and 3rd Avenue South East on Monday afternoon.

Police arrived shortly after 3:20 p.m. The cyclist was taken to hospital with injuries described as serious.

He was later declared dead at the hospital, police say. RCMP identified the victim as a 36-year-old from Swift Current. His family has been notified.

The driver of the vehicle involved in the collision remained at the scene.

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