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Cyclist killed in accident identified

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a male who died following a cycling incident in Campbell River on April 30.

He was Frank Lennard Terry, aged 74, from Campbell River. Terry was riding his bicycle on Jubilee Parkway in Campbell River just before 4 p.m. on April 30  when he was struck by a half-ton truck just west of Dogwood Ave. Terry was deceased at the scene.

The BC Coroners Service and RCMP Traffic Services continue to investigate this incident.

The family of Mr. Terry has been notified of his death.

Police spoke with witnesses and the 27-year-old Nanaimo driver who remained at the scene. The investigation is continuing and will focus on possible causes for the collision.

Police do not suspect speed or alcohol as factors. The road was closed for several hours for the investigation.

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