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Car - Bicyclist Accident Update

Michelle Langowski
NewsChannel

Amarillo, TX - A bicyclist involved in motor vehicle accident last week in Amarillo has died.

Amarillo police identified the man as 59-year-old Maurice Lee Skoland.

The accident occurred Tuesday morning as Skoland was reportedly biking east bound on 46th street.

According to investigators, he turned left in front of a truck, and was struck before the vehicle had time to stop.

Skoland suffered a severe head injury and was taken to a local hospital where he died yesterday.

An autopsy is scheduled for today, and the case remains under investigation.

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