POLK COUNTY, Fla. – A 31-year-old Orlando man riding a bicycle was killed Sunday morning when he was struck by a car on State Road 559 near Auburndale, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred at 7:09 a.m. on SR-559, north of Sunset Lane, records show. A car traveling southbound — driven by a 26-year-old Auburndale man — collided with the bicyclist as he, too, traveled south, troopers said.
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The Orlando man suffered fatal injuries at the scene, according to a crash report. The Auburndale man was not injured in the crash, troopers said.
No other details were shared.