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Bicyclist killed in Iberville crash

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Posted: Jul 26, 2010 11:21 AM by Breanna Biehl
Updated: Jul 26, 2010 11:28 AM
Source: State Police

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Topics: Plaquemine, bicycle, bicyclist, truck, killed, car accident, LA 75 N, north, highway, LA 404, state police, accident

A Plaquemine man on a bike, was struck and killed in Iberville Parish last night.

It all happened on LA 75 north of LA 404, just after 10:00p.m.

State Police tell News 2, the biker swerved into the highway, directly into the path of a Ford pickup truck.

The bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. Alcohol is not suspected to have been a factor on the part of the driver of the truck, but impairment of the bicyclist is unknown.

Troopers have submitted a sample of his blood for testing.

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