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Bicyclist killed in crash along Highway 199 in Josephine Co.

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JOSEPHINE COUNTY, OR (KPTV) -

Oregon State Police said a bicyclist has died after a crash on Highway 199 in Selma.

Police said around 12:45 p.m., a 1997 Ford pickup towing a 25-foot RV was traveling southbound on Hwy 199 when a bicyclist tried to cross all lanes of traffic, colliding with the side of the Ford.

The bicyclist, Robert L. Green, 45, was thrown from his bike and hit the RV. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Ford, Michael S. Mann, 58, of Redmond, was not injured.

Police said alcohol is being considered as a factor in the crash as witnesses believed Green was impaired.

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