A man is dead after he was struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in Pomona early Wednesday.
The unidentified victim, believed to be about 50 years old, was struck a few minutes after 5:30 a.m. near Mission Boulevard and East End Avenue, the Pomona Police Department said in a news release.
Investigators said that “evidence at the scene suggests” the cyclist was trying to cross East End Avenue when he was hit by a passing vehicle, which then fled the scene.
The cyclist was declared dead at the scene.
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