A 73-year-old female cyclist was killed Tuesday morning in downtown Victoria after being struck by a truck.
The accident happened at the intersection of Fisgard St. and Government St. just prior to 8:30.
Victoria Police say an initial investigation has revealed that a truck was travelling southbound on Government and was in the process of turning right when it collided with the cyclist who was also travelling southbound.
Traffic Analysts are still on scene.
The driver of the truck is cooperating with police.
Police are asking for anyone who witnessed the collision to call the VicPD non-Emergency line at (250) 995-7654, or report it anonymously through CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).