1 dead after bus driver runs over bicyclist in Plantation

Detectives are investigating a cyclist's death on Thursday night after a bus struck him in Plantation.

PLANTATION, Fla. – One person died after a crash involving a bus and a bicycle on Thursday night, according to Plantation Fire Rescue.

The bus was making a right turn into Broward Boulevard when he struck a person who was riding a bicycle while crossing at Northwest 84th Avenue, polices said.

One person died after a crash involving a bus and a bicycle on Thursday night in Plantation. (Copyright 2020 by WPLG Local10.com - All rights reserved.)

Officers used a yellow tarp to cover the person’s body near the West Regional Library and the area was closed to traffic during the investigation.

Local 10 News Assignment Desk Editor Emily Hales contributed to this report.


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