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Woman on bike killed in Freeport Boulevard collision identified

A major collision on Freeport Boulevard Monday morning killed a female cyclist, according to the Sacramento Police Department.

Police Department spokesman Vance Chandler said officers responded to reports of a collision on the 7700 block of Freeport Boulevard at about 10 a.m. Monday.

Officers found a truck with a trailer and a bicyclist had been involved in the collision, Chandler said.

The cyclist was transported to a local hospital for treatment but later died, he said.

The cyclist was identified as Toni Barnes, 59, of North Highlands, according to the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office.

The crash is currently under investigation.

Freeport Boulevard was closed to northbound and southbound traffic between Meadowview Road and Consumnes River Boulevard after the collision, and was reopened at about 2:30 p.m. Monday.