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Bicyclist Fatally Struck by Train

7/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

DENTON, TX, July 22, 2019 – At 7:12 p.m. Denton Police and Denton Fire/Rescue were dispatched to the 2300 block of Brinker Road in response to a major crash with injuries.  A 911 caller stated a bicyclist had been struck by a train.  An adult male was located and then transported to a local hospital with severe injuries.  The bicyclist was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

At this time the factors surrounding the crash are still being investigated.  The decedent’s identity is not being released pending the notification of family members.
 
 
Contact: Allison Vetere, (940) 349-8558, DentonPD.MediaRelations@cityofdenton.com