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Bicyclist hit, killed in South Sacramento County

A bicyclist was struck and killed as he rode along Florin Road on Saturday night.

Peter Timothy Passalis, 48, was riding westbound along Florin Road, west of Bradshaw Road, when his was hit at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday by a vehicle traveling in the same direction. He died at the scene.

A California Highway Patrol officer said that the bicycle did not have lights, only a rear reflector. The CHP is trying to determine if Passalis was riding on the paved shoulder of Florin Road or in a traffic lane.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.