Bicyclist killed by semitruck in west Phoenix

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

PHOENIX -- A man died after being hit by a semitruck while riding his bike near 59th Avenue and Roosevelt Street in west Phoenix on Thursday.

Police said the man was riding his bike on the sidewalk when he rode onto the road and was hit by the truck.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

His name has not been released.