Cyclist Dies After Being Hit by Car on Kutuzovsky Prospekt
- The Moscow Times
- Jun. 11 2013 11:30
- Last edited 11:30
A man who tried to cross Kutuzovsky Prospekt on his bicycle has died after being hit by a car, traffic police said Tuesday.
"At approximately 3:20 a.m. the driver of a Volkswagen ran into a cyclist in the area of the seventh kilometer of Kutuzovsky Prospekt, across the street from the Wedding Alley of Poklonnaya Gora" memorial park, a police spokesman told Interfax.
He specified that the cyclist had been trying to cross the busy road and was hit by a car in the third lane.
The man died as a result of his injuries.
Police are currently trying to identify the victim. The man was thought to be 25 to 30 years old, Interfax said.