Bicyclist killed in Virginia Beach crash; Portion of Virginia Beach Blvd. closed

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A bicyclist was killed after being hit by a car, according to police.

The incident happened in the 1400 block of Virginia Beach Boulevard and the 300 block of Sykes Avenue.

Medics responded to assist the bicyclist, but he died from his injuries at the scene.

The driver of the vehicle remained on scene with police.

Officials are asking drivers to avoid the area of Virginia Beach Blvd. between Birdneck Road and First Colonial Road.

This case remains under investigation by members of the Fatal Accident Crash Team (FACT).

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