ROCK ISLAND, Ill. — A bicyclist has died after being hit by a car in Rock Island Wednesday night.
A vehicle and a person riding a bicycle were both traveling northbound on 38th Street near 24th Avenue around 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 14, the Rock Island Police Department said.
The bicyclist has been identified as 67-year-old Mark Broendel from Rock Island. He was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died from multiple traumatic injuries.
The driver was not injured.
The incident is under investigation.