Bicyclist dies after being struck by car in Davie

DAVIE, Fla. – Police in Broward County are investigating a deadly crash involving a person on a bicycle.

It happened Thursday afternoon near the intersection of University Drive and Stirling Road in Davie.

The bicyclist did not survive.

It’s unclear what led up to the crash.

Police are speaking with the driver of the car, but officers have not said whether any charges will be filed.

University Drive was closed both northbound and southbound as police investigated the scene.

Traffic was tied up in both directions and authorities encouraged drivers to find alternate routes.

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