Bicyclist hit by car dies in Salem - KPTV - FOX 12

Salem police identify bicyclist struck, killed by car

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SALEM, OR (KPTV) -

A man riding his bike in Salem died after police said he was hit by a car.

Officers said 62-year-old Miguel Maciel-Alejo was riding across Portland Road near Wayside Northeast when he was hit around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Maciel-Alejo was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Salem police said there were no citations or charges filed. They said it appeared the victim simply wasn't crossing the road properly.

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