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Bicyclist dies in crash near Parkers Prairie, MN

PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. – A bicyclist is dead after riding into traffic Thursday evening near this Otter Tail County town.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a bicyclist was riding west on 145th Street about 4 p.m. when the cyclist entered traffic and broadsided a northbound construction truck on state Highway 29.

The bicyclist was airlifted to a nearby hospital.

The truck was not damaged in the accident.

The victim’s name has not yet been released.

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