Fort Lauderdale Police reported that a cyclist died after a car stuck him in a fatal crash that happened West of Oakland Park Boulevard.
A report says the male cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. It was reported that he was heading eastbound on Oakland Park Boulevard when a driver struck him.
According to the report it was confirmed that the driver had left the scene, however, investigators got in touch with the driver shortly after the crash.
The cause of the fatal crash has not been determined as the police are still investigating. The identity of the cyclist is being withheld from the public as well.
The report says no arrests have been made, however, police said there may be charges in the future pending the outcome of the investigation.
Police closed eastbound Oakland Park Boulevard but the road has since reopened.
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