(CBS) — A 28-year-old bicyclist has died from the injuries she suffered when being struck by a truck in the northwest side Portage Park neighborhood.
Police said the accident occurred shortly after 10 a.m. Thursday, near the intersection of Belmont and Cicero avenues.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Rain Continues Into Monday Afternoon; Wind Advisory, Lakeshore Flood Advisory In Effect
The truck driver remained on the scene and was questioned by personnel from the Chicago Police Major Accident Investigations Unit.
Chicago Fire Department paramedics transported the bicyclist with multiple injuries to Illinois Masonic Hospital, where she later died.READ MORE: Chicago-Based Movers Ghost Family After Showing Up At New Home Without A Lot Of Their Belongings
Neither police nor the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office would release the identity of the bicyclist, pending notification of her family.
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