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Bicyclist dies in collision with car in south Sacramento

A 70-year-old bicyclist is dead after a collision with a car in south Sacramento this afternoon, according to police.

The collision occurred after 3 p.m. in the area of Mack Road and Center Parkway in the Parkway neighborhood, according to police. The bicyclist was transported to a local hospital, where he died.

The driver of the vehicle was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

Westbound Mack Road is closed to traffic at Center Parkway. Drivers are advised to avoid the area if possible, police said.

Police do not suspect alcohol played a role in the collision.