A cyclist was killed after being hit by a truck last Thursday morning on Highway 69 at County Road 3401 in Hunt County.
According to DPS Trooper Kyle Bradford, there was a Dodge Ram pickup which was headed southbound on the roadway and a second vehicle, a bicycle, which was also proceeding southbound. For some as yet unexplained reason, the rider of the bicycle turned in front of the pickup and was struck. The individual was deceased.
The identity of the deceased has not been released.