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Bicyclist killed while attempting to cross State Road 50, police say

Silas Woods, 55, killed Sunday morning

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CLERMONT, Fla. – A Winter Gardens man was killed Sunday morning as he rode his motorized bicycle near a Taco Bell at 1810 East State Road 50.

Police said Silas Clifford Woods, 55, was attempting to cross the road around 10:05 a.m. when a gray four-door sedan, driven by Yusef Harris, 20, struck him.

Police said Woods was not at a crosswalk.

He was taken to South Lake hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police continue investigating the crash.