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Bicyclist killed in collision with truck in West Sacramento

A man on a bicycle died in a collision with a truck Wednesday morning on West Capitol Avenue in West Sacramento.

The crash at 7:50 a.m. involving a refuse truck and the bicyclist occurred in the 2000 block of West Capitol Avenue near Poplar Avenue. When officers arrived at the scene, the still-unidentified bicyclist was dead.

The truck and bicyclist were both westbound on West Capitol when the truck driver made a turn and the collision occurred, police said. The driver stopped and cooperated with officers.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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