A woman on a bicycle who was struck by a cement truck Friday afternoon in Boston’s Fenway neighborhood has died, according to state police.
The woman was hit around 1:30 p.m. on Brookline Avenue at Park Drive, state police spokesman David Procopio said in an email.
At 2:13 p.m., Procopio said the woman had been taken to a Boston hospital. At 3:54 p.m., he said that she had been pronounced dead.
The driver of the cement truck was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center for evaluation, Procopio said in a subsequent update.
The woman’s identity is not being released at this time. The crash remains under investigation by state police.
Very sad news in Boston. Police confirm cyclist hit in collision with cement truck in Fenway neighborhood has died. pic.twitter.com/ptnYlG1MpF
— Lisa Hughes (@LisaWBZ) February 15, 2019