Denton Bicyclist Dead After Being Hit by Vehicle

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October 19, 2019 - 11:42 am

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DALLAS (NBC DFW) - A bicyclist died Friday night after he was hit by a vehicle in Denton, police say.

A witness said a vehicle struck a bicyclist about 8:45 p.m. in the 1100 block of North Loop 288, near Audra Lane.

The man was identified as Gentry Watson, 62, of Denton by the Tarrant County medical examiner.

Preliminary findings indicate that a 2014 Hyundai hatchback was driving southbound on Loop 288 when the vehicle hit Watson as he attempted to cross the road, police said.

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