70-year-old bicyclist dies after hitting parked truck near Museum Campus

CHICAGO — A 70-year-old man on a bicyclist died Tuesday evening after he struck a parked truck.

Just before 5:20 p.m., authorities responded to the 1400 block of South Museum Campus Drive on the report of a person down.

Police believe a 70-year-old man was bicycling northbound when he struck a truck that was parked. The man was transported to Northwestern, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the truck was cited for a no parking violation.

Chicago News