Bicyclist dies after colliding with pickup truck on Barksdale Boulevard

Bossier City, LA – Bossier City Police Department officials said this unfortunate accident occurred around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday.

It happened on Barksdale Boulevard.

Bossier City Police Department officers responded to a report of a crash.

The responding officers discovered that the victim was attempting to cross Barksdale Boulevard when she was struck by a pickup truck traveling southbound.

The female victim suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Unfortunately, she was later pronounced dead.

The victim’s age or identity have not yet been released.

Investigators said the driver of the truck was unable to avoid the bicyclist and he was not found to have violated any traffic laws.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.