SPARROWS POINT, Md. (WJZ) — A bicyclist died after being hit by a car in Sparrows Point Monday morning, the Baltimore County Police Department said.
The crash happened around 4:40 a.m. on Peninsula Expressway near Bethlehem Boulevard just off Interstate 695.READ MORE: Security Camera Video Shows Chaotic Scene, Quick Police Response After West Baltimore Mass Shooting
Police said the driver of a 2018 Chevrolet Equinox hit the cyclist from behind. Both had been heading north on Peninsula Expressway.READ MORE: Leaders Call Fells Point Violence 'Tragic & Unacceptable,' Police Urging People To Speak Up
The bicyclist was taken to an area hospital where he later died.
Police are still investigating the cause of the crash.MORE NEWS: Maryland Offices, Schools Announce Closures Friday In Observance Of Juneteenth
The victim’s name has not been released pending family notification.