CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was struck and killed while riding a bike early Sunday in the South Shore neighborhood.
Police said the 40-year-old man was riding west on 67th Street around 1 a.m., when a gray 2002 Chevy Impala headed north on Stony Island crashed into him.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Lead Detective In Investigation Explains On Witness Stand How Smollett Went From Victim To Suspect
The victim was taken to Jackson Park Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The man who was killed was identified as Lee A. Luellen. An autopsy determined he died of multiple injuries from being struck by vehicle while bicycling, and his death was ruled an accident, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.READ MORE: Retailers Worry That Repeated Organized Thefts Could Scare Shoppers Away From Mag Mile, Other Districts This Holiday Season
The 42-year-old woman who was driving the Impala stayed at the scene after the crash, and was not injured.
No traffic citations or criminal charges had been issued as of late Sunday afternoon.MORE NEWS: Chicago's Winter Overnight Parking Ban Starts Wednesday
The Major Accidents Investigation Unit and Area Central detectives were investigating.